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How To Lose Your Trademark: 4 Common Mistakes

May 16, 2016 04:05 pm by Sheren Javdan

Too often, trademark owners make the common mistake of failing to comply with trademark requirements after their marks have been...

The Curious Trademark History of Sriracha Sauce

May 12, 2016 11:05 am by Jonathan Schmig

Is it “Sriracha” or “sriracha”? The capitalization, or lack thereof, actually carries some surprisingly potentially massive implications. According to the...

4 Reasons To Trademark Your Business Name

April 29, 2016 05:04 pm by LawInc Staff

When you trademark your business name, you are investing in both your image and brand. Businesses spend thousands of dollars...

Is a Covenant Not to Compete Legal?

October 13, 2015 03:10 pm by Ashley Nance

Covenants not to compete are a tempting device to prevent employees from jumping ship after they’ve been trained. Though contract provisions,...

The Importance of a Social Media Policy for Your Business

August 25, 2015 04:08 pm by Ashley Nance

Social media has changed the way of life for most Americans. Long lost friends are simply a click away; fashion...

Starting a Band? Register a Trademark ASAP

March 26, 2015 04:03 pm by Jonathan Schmig

If you’re starting a band—or thinking of starting a band—chances are that red tape and potential legal hindrances are the...

Benefits of a 401(k) For Your Business

March 20, 2015 02:03 pm by Sheren Javdan

Have you considered a 401(k) for your business? A 401(k) is a retirement plan that business owners can opt to...

Starting a home business

Starting a Home Business? 5 Factors to Consider

January 08, 2015 06:01 pm by Sheren Javdan

Starting a home business is very enticing option for business owners who are not required to have a brick and...

Business Interruption Insurance Protects Businesses

January 07, 2015 02:01 pm by Sheren Javdan

2014 had its fair share of both natural and man-made disasters. Many business owners have suffered at the hand of major...

How to Assign a Trademark

November 18, 2014 06:11 pm by LawInc Staff

Intellectual property is an asset that trademark, copyright and patent owners can either license or assign and collect a fee.  Before learning...