Category Archives for Business

Contracts Matter: 3 Famous Businesses Who Unintentionally Loss Their Trademarks At The Stroke Of A Pen

What does a hamburger joint, cookie company, and BBQ stand have in common? They each had insanely popular and profitable brands that were unwittingly signed away—with the simple stroke of a pen.Hamburger JointMcDonalds was created in 1940 by two brothers, Richard and Maurice McDonald. They were at the forefront of change in the restaurant business.…

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Are You Ready For The President To Control Your Intellectual Property?

Today on LegalPOP we’re talking politics….Currently, the House of Judiciary Committee, (committee responsible for overseeing the administration of justice within the federal courts, admin agencies, and Federal law enforcement entities) is considering The Register of Copyrights Selection and Accountability Act of 2017. I know, I know sounds like boring stuff but trust me you’re going…

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Legal Pop: I Own You! Words heard across the Gram as one entrepreneur registers her digital nemesis’ trademarks as her own

This week on LegalPOP we direct our attention to Instagram where @theglamuniversity has taken pettiness to the next level.  I’ll start by admitting that I do not have all of the details HOWEVER I do know this….. Yesterday @theglamuniversity posted an Instagram video showing the registration of three trademarks, Miss Hollywood Posh, IAMPOSH, and Allure Luxe all marks…

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