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Trademark Registration Process

A brief overview of the trademark registration process.

Choosing A Trademark

Things to consider when selecting a trademark which can help make the trademark more protectable.

Color Alone As A Valid Trademark

A perspective on color as a protectable trademark.

Supreme Court Upholds Copyright Extension Act

The impact of the U.S. Supreme Court decision extending copyright protection an additional 20 years.

Cyber Misdeeds - Cybersquatting/cyberpiracy

Descriptions of various kinds of misdeeds involving Internet domains and domain names, and what to do when bad things in cyberspace happen to good companies.

Are Trademarks Still Protectable Under the Federal Anti-Dilution Statute?

Learn what the courts have done with trademark dilution law within the first year after the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in the Victoria's Secret case.

.EU Domain Names

You do business in Europe. Can you register a .eu top level domain name? Find out in this article.