Venture Capital Corner: Common Trademark Issues for Startups

Daily Journal

07 Sep 2017
Reprinted with permission.

Morrison & Foerster lawyers recently authored the article, “Common Trademark Issues for Startups,” for the Daily Journal, a leading legal publication in California. The article describes how choosing the right name for your company is important not only from a brand perspective, but also in terms of how well you can protect it and prevent issues down the road. Sections of the article include running a clearance search, what to do if the domain name is taken, filing with the United States Patent and Trademark Office, and foreign protection.

Read the full Daily Journal article.



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