Super Bowl Ads, and Intellectual Property

After watching a very exciting Super Bowl the lack luster commercials left me wondering what happened to all the funny commercials, and how was #Dodge able to use Martin Luther King Jr.’s voice to sell Rams. King stated in the ad “we recognize that he who...
How to Protect a Recipe

How to Protect a Recipe

For those who watch Shark Tank you have probably seen Mr. Wonderful, or the other Sharks ask the Entrepreneurs whether they have patent protection, or what is proprietary about their product. However, when it comes to food, how are these individuals able to protect...
Amazon ASIN Hijacking – What to Do.

Amazon ASIN Hijacking – What to Do.

So, you have been selling on Amazon for a while and have private labeled a product that you have built a brand around, you have great reviews and are on the front page and first listing of that product’s category. One day you look at your listing and notice that...
Tattoos & Copyrights

Tattoos & Copyrights

I just read a very interesting article at https://www.jdsupra.com about IP rights of a Tattoo Artist and their work. A copyright is defined as “a person’s exclusive right to reproduce, publish, or sell his or her original work of authorship (as a literary,...
Startups…Failure is not an Option.

Startups…Failure is not an Option.

Starting your own business can be one of the most exciting times of your life, but can be one of the worst if not done correctly. According to Forbes nine out of every ten startups fail. Soak that in for a few moments, and then ask yourself are you ready to be a part...