Monthly Archives: June 2010

Doing Business in China

I often counsel clients who want to have their goods manufactured in China that they use caution, know who their manufacturer is, and make sure that their manufacturer is made aware that any branded product that it makes for them … Continue reading

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PROTECTING FASHION DESIGNS

In my April 15th entry titled, “Protecting Your Product Designs,” I described how the trademark registration process can be used to protect distinctive product designs. Trademark law makes it possible to obtain indefinite exclusive rights to a nonfunctional product design … Continue reading

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PROTECTING YOUR TRADE SECRETS-A LESSON

In an earlier posting entitled “Minding Your Own Business Or Keeping Your Trade Secrets Secret” I discussed various measures that an entity can take to maintain the confidentiality and the value of its trade secrets. The Illinois Trade Secrets Act … Continue reading

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USING THIRD-PARTY WEB DEVELOPERS

The following entry should not be taken as a plug for the movie of the above name that is set for release this October 1st and is described by Columbia Pictures in a press release as the story of how … Continue reading

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