All Intellectual Property Posts
Article: The US Provisional Patent Application
In 1995, the United States began implementing a provisional patent application process. Provisional patents establish an early filing date, protecting inventions with a “patent pending” designation for up to one year.
Article: McDonald's Case Shows Importance of Trademarks
In January, McDonald's lost the rights to exclusively use "Big Mac" in the European Union (EU) after a trademark dispute with Irish fast-food chain Supermac's.
Article: Law Offices of Scott Warmuth to Host Educational Forum
The Law Offices of Scott Warmuth will be hosting an upcoming educational forum at the University of the West in Rosemead on Thursday, April 26th
Article: Are there any Good Trademarks Available?
A new study suggests that while word combinations may be infinite, the availability of 'useful' trademarks is shrinking.
Article: Martin Luther King's Most Famous Speech
One of, if not the most important American speech of the 20th century is Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech. Many people can recite the most famous refrain from memory.
Article: The Art of Creation
The creation of a new idea isn't always the result of an epiphany. During the creation process, it's also important to be proactive through the utilization of intellectual property law.