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30 Jun 2019

Trademark vs. Copyright 101

2019-07-08T09:46:05-04:00June 30th, 2019|Copyrights, Patents, Trademarks|

If you create something valuable to your Tampa business, it is vital to protect it. But should you trademark it or copyright it? What is the difference between a trademark and a copyright? Trademark and copyright both protect intellectual property, but determining which one to use can be confusing. Trademark Defined The United States Patent [...]

25 Apr 2019

How Do You Register a Copyright?

2019-04-25T12:34:07-04:00April 25th, 2019|Copyright Lawyer, Copyrights, Patent Registration|

Whether your work is published or unpublished, copyright registration provides protection to authors of original works, including:   Dramatic works Musical creations (including lyrics) Artistic works Literary works Pantomimes and choreographs Pictorial, graphics, and sculptural designs Motion pictures and other audiovisual material Sound recordings Architectural designs   If you are a resident of St. Petersburg [...]

20 Mar 2019

America Invents Act Creates Changes for St. Petersburg Patent Applications

2019-04-03T15:23:14-04:00March 20th, 2019|Copyrights, Patent Registration, Patents, Trademarks|

Do you live in Florida and have an original idea, method, or device that is worth protecting? Obtaining St. Petersburg patents for your invention will protect you from others utilizing your original idea. Recent changes within the America Invents Act bring changes to patent filing, especially for those who are small entities. Below are key [...]

5 Oct 2017

Copyright Registration: Seven Useful Things to Know

2019-07-08T10:07:49-04:00October 5th, 2017|Copyrights|

If you’ve created an excellent new creative work, you want to protect your rights to it. If the work is not registered with the U.S Copyright office, you will not be able to sue for copyright infringement. Registration also makes your work searchable to the public in a database so that people in Tampa and [...]

25 Oct 2016

Retain a Copyright Attorney

2016-11-09T16:48:00-04:00October 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 [...]

15 Jun 2016

How Do Copyrights Protect Your Business?

2016-11-09T16:48:01-04:00June 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, [...]

11 Apr 2016

The Copyright Lawyer that Protects Artists

2016-11-09T16:48:01-04:00April 11th, 2016|Copyright Lawyer, Copyrights|

If you are in need of a copyright lawyer for legal counsel in St. Petersburg, Larson & Larson is here for you. We have the experience and expertise to ensure your works of art are credited to you and protected by the law. We aim to provide clients with peace of mind and to give [...]

14 Oct 2015

How to Prevent Content Theft Online

2016-11-09T16:48:01-04:00October 14th, 2015|Copyrights|

Online media and modern software have made it difficult to be an independent creator; millions of anonymous users threaten —actively or passively— to appropriate your content on a daily basis. If you want to safeguard your work and protect it from theft, a copyright attorney serving Tampa can help you. The Basics of Copyright As [...]

21 Sep 2015

Copyrights and Intellectual Property

2016-11-09T16:48:01-04:00September 21st, 2015|Copyrights, Intellectual Property|

Plagiarism happens even in St. Petersburg, and when it does it is essential that a professional copyright lawyer handles the case. Many confuse Copyright with other forms of intellectual property, but each form of intellectual property is distinct. You want to secure what is rightfully yours, including any and all recognition and monetary benefits. Hiring [...]