Quite often, residents in California are likely to be most used to hearing about large corporations taking strong steps to protect their intellectual property. These giants may at times be seen as squashing down on smaller players, even individuals, in an effort to maintain their brand integrity and prevent unlawful infringements of the uses of their original works. Interestingly, today it is one of the big companies that is a defendant in such a lawsuit.
As a business owner in California, you might be asking yourself whether or not you actually need a logo. After all, you may not be aspiring to internationally recognized brand levels, or you might feel like your business doesn't really need one. But some would say that a logo is actually of crucial importance no matter what sort of work you do.
As an entrepreneur or business owner living in California, it's important to be familiar with the patenting process. After all, having a patent for your unique inventions and methods of handling business will be a big help in structuring your overall success.
California business owners like you have a vested interest in protecting your intellectual property, and for good reason. However, it can be difficult to do that when the internet seems like it runs on its own set of laws and logic. Millstone, Peterson & Watts, LLP, are here to help you guard your ideas from being stolen or abused online.