The Strategy Behind Filing Provisional Patent Applications

In a previous article we discussed the timeline of a provisional patent application. In this article, we continue to explore the strategy that can be applied to this type of application.  

Has Your Fashion Design Fallen Victim to Gaps in Copyright Law?

{5:20 minutes to read} Fall Fashion Week starts September 8, 2016, creating a lot of excitement and traffic in the New York area. That brings to mind: What type of intellectual property protections are there in the United States for fashion? Unfortunately, there’s not a lot to protect fashion design. If a designer comes up […]

Design Patents: Form, Not Function

{4:10 minutes to read} A good design patent can be asserted in court and can protect a product. In previous blog posts, I’ve talked a lot about utility patents. Today, I’ll talk about design patents. Some of the laws and regulations that apply to utility patents also apply to design patents—but in many ways, design […]