Do I Need A Copyright Attorney?

Do I Need A Copyright Attorney?

When filing for copyright, the filing needs to be completed quickly and correctly, and you may want to consider having a copyright attorney to help with this process. Here at Larson and Larson, Attorneys of Largo, we specialize in patent, trademark, and copyright law and we are very familiar with the processes for filing each form of intellectual property. If you are unsure if you need a legal team for your copyright matter, consider the following information about hiring a copyright attorney:

What Does a Copyright Attorney Do?

When filing for a copyright, an attorney that specializes in this field will be able to take all the necessary steps in order to be sure that your work is protected. In addition, the attorney can advise you on other forms of eligible intellectual property protection. In the event that another infringes your work, the team at Larson and Larson in Largo can advise you of your legal rights for the matter. Here are some of common types of potential copyright infringement:

  • Plagiarism of words; including plays, fiction, research, poetry, screenplays and more
  • Illegally downloaded music, movies, or shows
  • Reproducing graphics or photography without permission

Our lawyers can advise you about your particular case and the proper procedures for enforcing your intellectual property rights.

Knowledge of the Process

A copyright attorney that specializes in protecting and enforcing copyrighted works should have extensive knowledge in this particular field. It is important that the attorney be well informed about the particulars of your case. Bill Larson is the owner and President here at Larson and Larson in Largo, and he has extensive experience with patent, trademark, and copyright infringement law. Bill has been trial counsel in more than eighty intellectual property cases in the federal district courts. In addition, our attorneys have represented clients before the United States Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) and the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB).

If your work has been used without permission, or you are looking for protection for your work in Largo, you should consider hiring a copyright attorney. The lawyers at Larson and Larson are ready to assist you with your case, as well as prepare you for trial, if necessary. Call us today at (727) 546-0660 to schedule an appointment!