Corporate & Financial Services

Trade secrets are a valuable type of intellectual property—and they’re now subject to a number of federal protections similar to patents, copyrights and trademarks. This development is thanks to the new Defend Trade Secrets Act, which was written and approved to help strengthen the protection of trade secrets in the United States and its

The vast majority of business arrangements involve partners splitting profits and debts based on their contributions to the company. A two-person partnership, for example, often has a 50/50 split, but these arrangements can become more complicated as more partners are added.

For example, imagine a two-person partnership in which one partner contributed the majority of

copyrightofficeDo you have a patent or trademark under Section 9 that is about to expire? If so, you likely need to prepare for renewal soon. If you do not take the appropriate steps to renew your trademark, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) will ultimately cancel your registration, thereby allowing others to profit off