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Can I Patent That?

Article I, Section 8, Clause 8, of the United States Constitution gives Congress the power “To promote the progress of science and useful arts, by securing for limited times to authors and inventors the exclusive right to their respective writings and discoveries.” 

This single sentence helped make America the...

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trademark and USPTO

New Administration and New Law for the USPTO

The Greek philosopher Heraclitus noted, “The only constant in life is change.” Right now, this could be the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) motto. In addition to getting new leaders, the USPTO has been tasked by Congress with updating some of its core functions. 

What New Leadership...
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NFL Trademark Registration News

In an unprecedented move, the United States Patent and Trademark Office has cancelled the trademark registration of the Washington Redskins. The team name has long been disputed as being disparaging to Native Americans, and now five Native Americans have convinced the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board to cancel the trademark registration. While the ruling does not...
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Filing a Civil Litigation Lawsuit

Civil litigation is the process in which non-criminal matters are resolved in a court of law. Civil matters can be described as situations dealing with relationships between people, such as a marriage, or contracts, such as tenant/landlord disputes, or businesses, such as copyright or trademark disputes. Most civil cases begin with some sort of a...
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2013 Broward County Bar Association Bench and Bar Convention

2013 Broward County Bar Association Bench and Bar Convention For the 2013 Broward County Bar Association Bench and Bar Convention, Ms. Lorri Lomnitzer, has been chosen to speak in the second session for the intellectual property/copyrights panel on October 18, 2013. The list of speakers and details for this event can be located on,

25th Annual North American Entertainment, Sports and Intellectual Property Law Conference – Montego Bay, Jamaica.

25th Annual North American Entertainment, Sports and Intellectual Property Law Conference - Montego Bay, Jamaica. Ms. Lorri Lomnitzer has been chosen to speak at the 25th Annual North American Entertainment, Sports and Intellectual Property Law Conference, in Montego Bay, Jamaica. Ms. Lomnitzer will be discussing “Music Publishing Developments in an ever Consolidating World”, in the...
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4th Annual Intellectual Property Symposium

4th Annual Intellectual Property Symposium Live Presentation: Thursday and Friday, March 21 - 22, 2013 Webcast Only: March 22, 2013 Location: West Palm Beach Marriott 1001 Okeechobee Boulevard West Palm Beach, FL 33401 (561) 833-1234 For more information click here