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Small Business Legal Issues: Trade Names, Logos and Trademarks

What is a Trademark? Trademark law prevents businesses from operating under names – or using logos – that are likely to be mistaken for the name of an existing competitor. For example, the company name Apple is protected under trademark law, preventing others from selling products using that name. For a more complete definition, here’s

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Protecting Your Logo Design And Other Creative Works

The Internet has changed our lives. It has also made it easier to copy, distribute and profit from someone else’s creativity. Although people know that taking someone’s iPOD without permission is theft, many people forget that taking a custom┬álogo design, article, graphic, design, illustration or photograph found on the Internet, without the permission of the

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