Category: Copyrights

Trademarks vs. Copyrights

            In previous blog articles, we talked about trademarks and copyrights. This article clarifies some of the differences between the two. Here are eight points to keep in mind. 1. The purpose of a trademark is to protect words, phrases and logos used in federally regulated commerce to identify the…

What Is a Copyright?

In previous blog articles, we talked about patents, trademarks, and service marks. This articles talks about copyrights. Copyright is a form of protection provided to the authors of “original works of authorship” including literary, dramatic, musical, artistic, and certain other intellectual works, both published and unpublished. The 1976 Copyright Act generally gives the owner of copyright the…