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Who Owns The Photo? You Or Your Employee.

Copyright ownership is common for photographs.  The person who took the photo, owns the rights in the work.

However, this can be trickier when the person that took the photo works for you.  373 more words

Work And No Play

Intellectual Property Rights and trademarks in Brazil

It is vital for companies seeking to protect their brand to register a trademark, especially for those doing business in a developing country. Innovation Norway gives advice on how to protect and exploit your IPR (trademark, design, patents and intellectual property, etc.) for commercial purposes. 1,025 more words


In-N-Out Burger, Inc. vs. Sehwani Inc., et. al

In-N-Out Burger, Inc. vs. Sehwani Inc., et. al


Petitioner IN-N-OUT BURGER, INC., is a business entity incorporated under the laws of California. It is a signatory to the Convention of Paris on Protection of Industrial Property and the TRIPS Agreement. 1,082 more words

Unfair Competition

Prof. Christopher Seaman Speaks at VA Bar Association Intellectual Property Section

Washington and Lee law professor Christopher Seaman spoke to members of the Virginia State Bar Association on September 19, 2014 at their 26th Annual Intellectual Property Fall CLE. 28 more words


US Armed Forces Step Up Efforts to Enforce Trademarks

As reported by the New York Times, branches of the US armed forces are increasing their efforts to enforce military trademarks.

Numerous commercial products and services not actually associated with the military make use of military logos and mottos. 534 more words

Intellectual Property

Selling The Foreign Rights To Your Self-Published Book

Last week, I discussed how to get your self-published book translated using various techniques from hiring contractors to using a royalty splitting website. Today I’ll talk about the next logical step in this journey and that is selling your foreign rights to a publisher. 647 more words


Del Monte vs. CA

G.R. No. 78325, January 25, 1990


Petitioner Del Monte Corporation is a foreign company organized under the laws of the United States and not engaged in business in the Philippines. 1,192 more words

Unfair Competition