One that just makes noises, and wont need to be wired into a home burglary system.
answered on Feb 25, 2023
There are several types of anti-theft devices available for air conditioner condensing units that do not require hook up to an alarm system. Some of these devices use motion sensors to detect movement around the unit and sound an alarm if triggered. Others use tamper-resistant covers to prevent... Read more »
Will changing a letter in name and their specialty be good enough to not get any kind of copyright claim or some kind of takedown request? Think in the style of the Grand Theft Auto video game series by Rockstar.
answered on Dec 28, 2021
You should consult with an attorney.
Using names of public common places may not be an issue.
Option as copyright will provide public access, although not clear for me, but what do you recommend
answered on Jun 7, 2021
So I know its been a min since you've posted this question, but if you've developed a "new" software it might be best to seek a patent for your invention.
answered on May 25, 2021
Consult with an attorney
Copyright gives people public access to your creation so it may not be the best option
hi , i am trying to start a company by a certain name , that name is taken (though their domain is hyphenated and i bought the original name domain).
they did not register the name as a trade mark and its free for the taking.
if i pay for the trademark and i take... Read more »
answered on Jun 29, 2017
Possibly. Did you take the photo and create the meme? If not, someone else probably had a copyright interest in the image. If you use it without their permission or a valid license, you could be liable for copyright infringement. Making money is not a requirement for copyright infringement.... Read more »
answered on Feb 1, 2013
It's not necessary to get it copyrighted first. In fact, if the publisher likes it, they will help with getting it copyrighted.
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