I have a trademark for the same name and same class but different goods, the trademark is named "RapidEffects" it's for teeth whitening kits, and teeth whitening gel. The current registered trademark is for "Rapid Effects" it's for Conditioners; Hair care preparations; Hair color; Hair shampoo;... Read more »
I want to create a fact compilation database that would be used by businesses of a specific industry.
Multiple businesses would import and upload their customer data that would be stored in cloud storage, most likely. The result would be that businesses of the same type within the industry... Read more »
This is a commission based sales job in in musical instrument retail sales company similar to Guitar Center and Sweetwater. It is 90% on-line and 10% local business. According to the terms, I would not be allowed to work at a local competitor for 2 years and an online competitor for 1year. I am... Read more »
The Courts analyze a covenant-not-to-compete with respect to reasonableness. They will take into account both the length and geographic breadth of the covenant. However, you do a right to make a living.
The two year length may be a bit long given the situation proposed. But it is not out...Read more »
I live in NC, the website is maintained in FL. A falling out led to removal of work. I want to ensure copyright to my own writing and prevent further use of it on the site in the future, but do not know if I have ownership of copyright due to the nature of the "publishing"/posting on the internet... Read more »
Works are copyrighted to producer of the work. So in this case, the removed work is still under your copyright. However, one has to look for two issues which might have transferred the copyright. If you perform a "work-for-hire" for a company, another person, etc. then although you have the...Read more »
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