Intellectual Property Basics

Start here if you're new to intellectual property. Learn all about copyrights, trademarks, patents, and more.

5 Ways Innovation Is Disrupting Established Business Models

Innovation happens when change is made to disrupt established ways of making and doing things and gives birth to new products, services, technologies…

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How to Protect Against Trademark Infringement

A trademark is a particular kind of intellectual property. To fully realize its value, you need to do more than protect your rights—you need to…

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Finding the Right Fit: Comparing Intellectual Property Protections

Safeguard your ideas, inventions, and processes so others don't benefit from your genius unless you want them to.

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Trademarks vs. Copyrights: Which One Is Right for You?

Copyrights and trademarks are both important tools in protecting your intellectual property, but knowing what you need can be confusing.

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Three Ways to Protect Your Original Idea

There are different ways to protect original ideas. The method you choose depends on the kind of idea you have.

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How Much Does a Patent Cost?

How much does it cost to get a patent? The answer can be different depending on why you want a patent and what you're patenting.

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How to Trademark a Logo

Trademarking your company's logo is an essential step to protect your rights. It's also a complex process that requires expert legal assistance.

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4 Most Common Ways to Use a Cease and Desist Letter

A cease and desist letter can be a useful tool. Here's how to use one to stand up for yourself when someone is acting towards you in a harmful way.

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How to Check if a Trademark Is Already Registered

You can avoid legal trouble and countless headaches by being proactive to ensure you don't infringe on another company's trademark.

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Taking On Social Media's New Intellectual Property Challenges

What did Gigi Hadid do for a third time that is getting her sued? And what can you do to prevent being sued for the same reason? Hint: It has to do…

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