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What do you do if someone has already registered the name of your business or product as a domain? Worse yet, what if the domain owner is using the site to harm your business? And what can you do to prevent cybersquatting in the first place? Get answers here. more...

- - Trademarks

Halloween isn’t just for kids anymore. More and more adults are dressing up for Halloween—often at work. It can be fun or, in some cases, fraught with horror, resulting in circumstances that are not quite what you’d expect. more...

- - At the Workplace

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! Ever dreamed of having an exotic pet like a Siberian tiger or a Burmese python? They may seem cute and cuddly when they’re young, but they grow into full-sized wild animals, sometimes with tragic results. Check out a few recent cases of killer pets. more...

- - Trends

Accidents happen, especially on the playground. And studies show that lack of supervision is to blame for 40% of playground injuries. If your child is injured as a result of a teacher’s negligence, is the school liable? more...

- - Home & Leisure

Back-to-school time is the perfect time to pay tribute to the non-profits that help educate our kids. They say it takes a village and these 5 educational non-profits are certainly doing their part to raise America’s kids. more...

- - Success Stories

What do Jersey Shore’s The Situation, OctoMom, and 50 Cent have in common? Famous names. And big names make big money—literally. Fights over trademarked names and phrases can result big pay days and bitter disputes between celebs. more...

- - Trademarks

Inspiration can come from anywhere, including spilled beer and rubber bands. Find out where some of today’s hottest inventions got their start and get inspired by the vision of the inventors behind them. more...

- - Patents

We’re celebrating National Inventors Month with a hat-tip to 10 August patents that left their mark on the world. We depend on these inventions for everything from keeping our pants up to keeping us entertained! more...

- - Patents

Is your business on Facebook? What about Twitter? Social media is becoming more and more important for businesses of all sizes. If you’re not part of the conversation, you’re losing business. more...

- - Promoting Your Business

Dogs may get the title of “Man’s Best Friend,” but they’re not the only heroes of the pet world. Check out these stories of dogs, cats, horses—and even pigs and rabbits—saving the lives of their human companions. more...

- - Lifestyle