Tag: Copyright

Social media is a great way to build your brand, connect with customers, and share your message. But social media sites can be a free-for-all for your business’s intellectual property (e.g., trademarks and copyrighted materials), if you’re not careful. Protect your IP in 6 steps. Register your business across social media platforms. More is better....

A trademark is a word, phrase, design, or symbol that identifies the source of certain goods or services (e.g., Coca-Cola, Apple, and Nike). Trademark rights stem from use of a mark, not registration with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Copyrights protect original artistic works in a fixed form (e.g., photos, books, movies, songs, paintings,...