I used to work at an organization that involved writing papers. I've since left and am starting a personal portfolio website. I'm wondering if I'm allowed to add them with credit to the organization and my coauthors and links that kick back to the papers on their site? Or do I need... Read more »
I found that this individual has successfully managed to register my brand name (which I did not trademark) with US, EU and UK trademark offices. He copied my website and is now copying my products and selling them internationally under my brand name.
You have urgent need to retain experienced counsel to address the hijacking of your brand.
The infringer's trademark registration can be cancelled based upon your prior use, even though you had not registered it. You also have grounds to sue for trademark infringement and unfair...Read more »
if you draw a picture say Of a cartoon character or of another animal and you looked at how someone else sketched it and you did this for personal use and posted a picture of what you drew on social media did you break any copyright laws? You’re not selling it
For example you can do a quick search on Pinterest and find a inspirational quote about the sunset or something- sometimes they have the person who said it sometimes they don’t. Can you post these in a caption with quotations if you don’t know who to give credit to?
The estate of your late friend and co-author presumably has rights to half of the proceeds. Ask her husband if a probate petition has been filed with the courts and a personal representative has been appointed.
I am an amateur animator and screenwriter and have recently been designing an animated show which was originally based on the 1980s show The A Team. It uses a similar name, The B Team, as well as the same theme song and quite similar characters. The actual contents of the show is... Read more »
My friend is a drummer who usually plays his own stuff, but he received a request to do a drum cover. As In, taking a copyrighted song and playing drums over the original. It’s a one on one thing, not broadcasted all over the place. Can he do it?
I am making a game and am wondering if I cod use celebrity names as some of the answers. J believe cards against humanity does it and was wondering if this is legal or do I need to include a tm with the name.
They originally asked me to change one aspect of the current logo. Then they wanted me to incorporate the old logo into a new logo with different text. They now plan on using this new logo as a campus-wide rebrand without giving me credit or direct compensation. I have also not signed anything... Read more »
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