Startup Copyrights Use

Startup copyrights issues come up frequently in counseling legal sessions.  For many, they perceive that there is a open filed of content hat any startup can avail itself of that would help push their business forward. Not so, is the truth. Savvy business starters know that their intellectual property gives its business import and is…

Trademark Nominative Fair Use and Confusion

Trademark use and the element of fair use in business snags many businesses trying to market their service or product, while seemingly using a competitor’s trademark. Liability may not be avoided by relying on the fair use defense.  Words and their message are usually held to a standard regarding the possibility of consumer confusion.  There…