This month we talked to Matt Hebermehl to hear his story and see what advice he would give to up-and-coming creators. You may see his work displayed in Atlanta at the new Mercedes Benz Stadium, where he was commissioned by...
John Warrillow’s book, “Built to Sell”, is a classic read for business owners and entrepreneurs, including many of our clients. The central tenet of the book is that business owners should work towards building a...
Creator’s Legal Guide
The Creators’ Legal Guide is a short, punchy ebook that introduces you – the creative professional or business owner – to the basics of copyrights, trademarks, contracts and other things that come up in your work.
Since business is often global, many people are curious about what it takes to get an international trademark registration. Because of the way that trademark laws around the world work, protecting your brand globally can be a bit of a challenge. This article will give...read more
A DMCA takedown notice is an amazing tool in the arsenal of any creative business (“DMCA” stands for “Digital Millennium Copyright Act”). You can use a DMCA takedown notice to get sites that host third-party content (think Amazon, Ebay, Facebook, etc.) to remove...read more
This month we would like to feature our trademark client Toni Truong. We helped her overcome an Office Action from the USPTO which would have prevented her trademark from being registered. With our help, Toni’s handbag line can now get the full benefits of a federal...read more
The Creative Business Legal Roadmap is now available to members of the Creators’ Legal Program. This checklist of key legal issues gives you a high-level view of the types of things that any creative business owner will want to consider in starting, running and...read more