Back To Basics: Overview of Intellectual Property

In recent weeks I’ve had three people ask me if I can help them with a patent. Each actually meant a trademark or copyright.... 4 types of intellectual property: patents, copyright, trademark, and trade-secrets. Each cover a different thing, happen in a different way, and last for a different period of time....A little more discussion: In the fast paced world of entrepreneurship and the internet...Patents take too long to get...They also cost a lot of money...Copyright covers... 

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Why I blog = sick of legal talk

I spent close to a decade on the purchasing side of law. I was always frustrated because ... I mainly look at the world from my Economics and MBA degrees using my law degree as a tool more than a perspective.  I try to stay away from legalize as much as possible...lawyer's obsession with legalize still baffles me...To this end, I started this blog ... to give digestible legal advice...from a practical and useful perspective...But hey, what do I know?

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