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12 Feb 2018

Three Common Mistakes on Patent Applications (And How to Correct Them)

2018-02-12T16:36:35+00:00 February 12th, 2018|Patent Registration, Patents|

Applying for a patent can be an exciting time. You have come up with a brilliant, unique idea and want to make sure you claim ownership to it by registering it with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. The process, however, can be complicated, and many innovators in Tampa make mistakes when they file patent [...]

20 Dec 2017

What Do I Need When Filling Out a Trademark Application?

2017-12-20T12:46:30+00:00 December 20th, 2017|Trademark Applications, Trademarks|

The first step when filing a trademark application is determine if you are registering for the right type of protection. Trademarks protect logos and brand names for services and goods. This is in contrast to patents, which protect inventions, and copyrights, which protect works of art like books, plays, songs, and movies. If you are [...]

20 Dec 2017

Should I Call a Patent Attorney to Protect My Intellectual Property?

2017-12-20T12:41:51+00:00 December 20th, 2017|Intellectual Property, Patents|

Theft is no longer limited to physical items. In fact, stealing takes many forms, ranging from identity to intellectual property. Many of us post to social media and see our pictures, ideas, or designs in use by someone else. In the age of digital information, ideas spread faster than ever, and you have to protect your [...]

17 May 2017

Do I Need a Trademark Attorney to File an Application?

2017-05-17T11:50:36+00:00 May 17th, 2017|Trademarks|

Many entrepreneurs, inventors, and artists in Tampa want to trademark their brand in order to protect it from theft. However, not all of them want to go through the process of hiring and retaining a lawyer. While, it is true that having a trademark attorney is not required to file an application, the trademark process [...]

7 Feb 2017

What Makes the Best Patent Attorney?

2017-02-07T13:17:49+00:00 February 7th, 2017|Patents|

The process of registering your innovation can be long and complicated. Hiring a patent attorney in Tampa will allow you to go through each step while avoiding unnecessary hassles, extended wait times, and unwanted surprises. But how do you know what makes a good patent attorney? In short: success. To be considered a successful intellectual [...]

25 Oct 2016

Retain a Copyright Attorney

2016-11-09T16:48:00+00:00 October 25th, 2016|Copyright Lawyer|

Tampa Bay boasts a creative community, and we believe these works should be given the respect they deserve. Whether you are a songwriter, an illustrator, or an architect, your lyrics or drawings could become fodder for an infringement case. To protect your creations, whether blueprints, glassworks, or a sound recording, contact a copyright attorney. Not [...]

23 Sep 2016

3 Times You Should Hire a Litigation Attorney

2016-11-09T16:48:00+00:00 September 23rd, 2016|Litigation|

A litigation attorney at Larson and Larson, which is based in Largo, can help you when your copyrights, trademarks, or patents have been infringed. If you feel it is too late because you did not act promptly, do not give up. You may still have a chance to enforce your rights or receive compensation. Every [...]

15 Jun 2016

How Do Copyrights Protect Your Business?

2016-11-09T16:48:01+00:00 June 15th, 2016|Copyrights|

Copyrights can protect your Largo business by ensuring you retain the sole rights to your works. Larson and Larson patent attorneys want to spare you of this scenario: you lease a building to establish a business, spend weeks interviewing and hiring staff members, then spend thousands of dollars on the marketing, promotional material, instructional literature, [...]