How to Manage Intellectual Property When Changing Your Company Name

Whether its a merger, acquisition, rebrand, entry into a new market or settling an IP infringement claim, there are a number of reasons a business changes its company name. However, the key...

Topics: IP Recordals, Corporation

IP Recordals - A Real Brain-Teaser for In-House Legal Teams

The process of an IP recordals project can be complex for in-house legal teams. It requires detailed and accurate information specific to the applicable countries and jurisdictions. The...

Topics: IP Recordals, Corporation

Intellectual Property Transfer Agreement: a Guide for Mergers and Acquisitions

There are numerous challenges for the acquirer and seller when they are creating an intellectual property transfer agreement during a merger or acquisition. The challenges associated with the...

Topics: IP Recordals, Corporation

4 Major Intellectual Property Issues in Mergers and Acquisitions

Mergers and acquisitions present many challenges to a buyer and a seller, particularly when it comes to intellectual property issues. The value of IP assets can be the deciding factor for whether...

Topics: IP Recordals

4 Good Reasons to Outsource IP Docketing

For many business with intellectual property, the cost of IP docketing can become financially draining on its resources. In cases where a business is continuously expanding its IP portfolio, the...

Topics: Brandstock Legal, Corporation

How to come up with a brand name: from idea to trademark registration

It seems obvious. If you have a new product, you need a new name. That is true, but even that statement is not as straightforward as it appears, if you want a truly effective way of coming up with...

Topics: Trademark Searching, Corporation

Is it necessary to have an in-house legal counsel?

If you are currently considering whether to hire an in-house legal counsel, the more relevant question to ask yourself is what is the difference between an in-house attorney and a traditional ...

Topics: Corporation

How to foresee and manage the risks of a neglected legal docket

Your legal docket is a key repository of information about the intellectual property assets in your business, and yet in many companies it can be an alarming mass of information, rife with errors...

Topics: IP Recordals, Corporation

Creating cool brand names with Brandstock’s Market Ready service

Coming up with a new brand name can be a long and difficult process, but with Brandstock’s Market Ready service you can be assured of cool brand names without headaches.

This unique service...

Topics: Trademark Searching, Corporation