Photo Sharing on Social Media & Copyright Infringement

Today social media gives the user the amazing ability to share content instantly. Sharing other people's photos is something a lot of us do frequently on social media. We see a beautiful, inspirational, thoughtful, or educational photo that we want to share with our friends, so we post it without much thought. But then it is [...]

By |2018-01-19T14:04:25+05:30January 19th, 2018|IP Basics|0 Comments

What is a Confidentiality Agreement? and Why are they so important?

What is a Confidentiality Agreement? A confidentiality agreement which is also known as a non-disclosure agreement or simply NDA is simply a contract between two or more parties where the subject of the agreement is a promise that information conveyed will be maintained in secrecy. This agreement can be unilateral agreement, where only the receiving [...]

By |2018-01-18T14:14:46+05:30January 18th, 2018|IP Basics|0 Comments

AI to solve Real World Business

In 2017 Artificial Intelligence or AI as it is called was all the rage and took the spotlight with it outgrowing the phase of all the experimentation and hype. Now the Artificial Intelligence is changing the way lawyer thinks, the way they do business and the way they do business and the way they interact [...]

By |2018-01-18T12:41:05+05:30January 18th, 2018|Innovation, IP Basics|0 Comments

2018 Patent Predictions!

There is something more coming, with an outstanding opinion from the Federal Circuit on the reviewability of patent trial and appellate board's time bar decision and from the Supreme Court on the constitutionality of IPRs and the PTAB authority to institute proceedings partially. 1. The SC will grant review for only a few patents The Supreme [...]

By |2018-01-17T18:31:05+05:30January 17th, 2018|IP Basics|0 Comments

What’s the Difference Between Public Domain and Fair Use? Definitions and Examples

Recycling old content can be very economical business tactics, it certainly has been the best strategy. For businesses, educational, institutional, and charities, using already existing content to draw attention to the campaign, performances and activities can be tremendous time saver. However if you want to use very much of original content you need to [...]

By |2017-12-08T12:23:27+05:30November 25th, 2017|IP Basics|0 Comments

How Do I Use IP Contracts and Notices to Protect My Intellectual Property?

As an intellectual property owner it is important to know how to enforce your right. While there are people who will deliberately take someone's intellectual property and use it as their own, in many cases, misuse it as their own, in many cases, misuse can be chalked up to lack communication. To minimize the risk [...]

By |2017-11-23T17:59:04+05:30November 23rd, 2017|IP Basics|0 Comments