Protect Your (I)Piece of the PII: Why Your Company Needs a Proprietary Information and Inventions Assignment Agreement for Its Employees and Contractors
Companies spend significant money developing all kinds of valuable assets, such as proprietary products and services, marketing strategies, customer goodwill, and employee training and development. Many companies wrongly assume that the company automatically owns the rights to trade secrets, intellectual property (IP), and other confidential information created by the company’s employees or contractors. However, […]
What Your Business Wants for Christmas: Brand Protection!
“Once my business takes off, I’ll worry about trademarking my company name,” said many an entrepreneur. It may feel counterintuitive to invest time and money in your brand when it’s still in its infancy, but don’t let your instincts mislead you! With a seemingly endless supply of products and services available online, your brand is […]