Oct 12, 2021
Leadership Knoxville’s mission is to “build a stronger Knoxville by developing people and groups, leading to a greater...
Sep 30, 2021
Your brand, as represented by your trademark, defines the way your customers identify your business. If you do not own your trademark, then all your hard work building value into your brand through marketing and providing quality service or products may be for someone else’s benefit.
Sep 9, 2021
Does your business advertise? Do you have a website or social media account where you promote your products or...
Aug 19, 2021
A trademark application can usually be prepared in two to three hours of attorney time. The applicant may file (1) a “use” application or (2) an “intent-to-use” application. Each of these applications has different filing requirements.
Aug 16, 2021
If you cannot afford to pay the full amount of your tax debt owed to the Internal Revenue Service (“I.R.S.”), there may be collection alternatives available to you. One of these alternatives is having your account with the I.R.S. placed in Currently Not Collectible Status.
Aug 4, 2021
Registration of a trademark, although not mandatory, is recommended because registration can substantially expand the common law rights of a trademark owner. A trademark may be registered federally at the USPTO if used in interstate commerce. Moreover, a trademark may be registered at the registration office in any of the 50 states where used.