Archive for July, 2013

Trade Secrets are Valuable Assets to a Company

July 22, 2013By 0 Comments
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Even though a there isn’t a federal registration system implemented to formally protect trade secrets, they can be a valuable asset to a company. A trade secret is generally defined as information such as a formula, process, device, idea, business method or the like, that provides the owner with a competitive advantage in the marketplace, and is protected [...]

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When Should You Apply for a Trademark for your Products or Services?

July 9, 2013By 0 Comments
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Answer:  The sooner the better. A trademark is any word, phrase, symbol, design, or a combination of such, that identifies and distinguishes the source of the goods of one party from those of another.  Service marks are the same as trademarks, except they identify and distinguish the source of a service rather than a product. Although common [...]

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