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20 Dec 2017

When and Why to Hire a Trademark Attorney

2018-01-05T16:36:30-04:00December 20th, 2017|Intellectual Property, Trademark Applications, Trademark Infringement, Trademarks|

As trademark attorneys, we often get asked what the differences are between trademarks, copyrights, and patents. A trademark refers to a symbol, word or words, design, or sound used to distinguish the source of goods or services. Whereas copyrights protect the expression of ideas such as books, songs, and more. A patent protects inventions. At [...]

20 Dec 2017

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

2017-12-20T12:41:51-04:00December 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 [...]

28 Mar 2017

Intellectual Property Lawyers Can Make Life Simpler

2017-06-06T13:16:25-04:00March 28th, 2017|Intellectual Property|

Intellectual property (IP) grows more and more complicated by the day. The concept of IP is a relatively new idea. It was not until the 20th century that the term and its use within law became commonplace. With the growing complexity of the field and international filings, having a knowledgeable attorney has become a necessity. [...]

20 Feb 2017

If You Don’t Hire a Patent Litigation Lawyer, You May Regret It Later

2017-02-20T10:48:58-04:00February 20th, 2017|Intellectual Property, Litigation, Patents|

If your patent is violated right before your eyes, a litigation lawyer can take your side to help you resolve the matter in Tampa. Do not allow someone to get away with intellectual property theft without paying their due. The team at Larson and Larson is experienced with resolving unjust matters on a state, federal, [...]

6 Oct 2016

Intellectual Property Litigation: How to Prepare

2016-11-09T16:48:00-04:00October 6th, 2016|Intellectual Property, Litigation|

When you have a unique idea or invention that you seek to protect and enforce, you need to register it as your intellectual property. This will protect you from theft, copying, or plagiarizing. Review your Intellectual Property When you are preparing for intellectual property litigation, or even just finding a lawyer in Tampa to fight [...]

14 Jul 2016

International Practice: Protect Your Patent Here and Overseas

2016-07-14T11:13:12-04:00July 14th, 2016|Intellectual Property|

Filing a patent or trademark for intellectual property that is all your own can be very exciting. You’ve worked hard, spent many sleepless nights ensuring it’s protected, and you’re ready to take on the paperwork and filing. To make sure nothing falls between the cracks, it is best to contact a lawyer who is experienced [...]

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 [...]

31 Jul 2015

Licensing Agreements — Sharing Your Intellectual Property Rights

2016-11-09T16:48:01-04:00July 31st, 2015|Intellectual Property, Licensing|

If you need a licensing agreement, it can be difficult to know where to turn for help. Especially with digital mateial, these days ownership rights can get confusing. You need to find a law firm that not only specializes in property rights and privacy, but that has the necessary experience to be an asset to [...]

27 Jul 2015

Avoiding Patent Infringement

2016-11-09T16:48:01-04:00July 27th, 2015|Intellectual Property, Patent Infringement, Patents|

Being hit with a patent infringement lawsuit can be costly and time-consuming, which is why it is important as a Largo area inventor, small-business owner, or entrepreneur to know how to avoid infringement and protect himself. Many companies make the mistake of assuming they know enough about the industry to move forward with an idea [...]

23 Jun 2015

Protecting Your Trademark

2016-11-09T16:48:01-04:00June 23rd, 2015|Intellectual Property, Trademark Infringement, Trademarks|

If you have decided to brand your product or service, you should consider acquiring a trademark registration in order to keep others from using your brand to profit. Not only can trademark infringement cost you money, but it can also hurt your reputation, especially if the infringer is selling a lower quality product. With the [...]