Intellectual Property Law

Intellectual property law questions? Ask a lawyer

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Intellectual Property Law Questions
Is there an IP lawyer on staff who can explain what the
Is there an IP lawyer on staff who can explain what the following paragraph of a music contract (with a composer, to create music for a film) means?To the extent that pre-existing intellectual propert… read more
Alex Reese
Alex Reese
Intellectual Property Attorney
JD
3,460 satisfied customers
I am interested in selling Championship Sports Rings and was
I am interested in selling Championship Sports Rings and was wondering if there were any legal consequences (or criminal) to me if I do so. I live in Canada and rings I am interested in having made (f… read more
Alex Reese
Alex Reese
Intellectual Property Attorney
JD
3,460 satisfied customers
If I film in a restaurant without the owner's permission and
If I film in a restaurant without the owner's permission and I put it on youtube can the owner of the restaurant sue me?… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
35,671 satisfied customers
I have more questions for you... Background info.... I have
I have more questions for you... Background info.... I have a home based t-shirt business where I've been getting business through referrals and have a simple website. After learning a lot about the b… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
35,671 satisfied customers
To Whom it May Concern, I am a residential architect and
To Whom it May Concern, I am a residential architect and i have taken some exterior pictures of my client's house as viewed from the street. The client asked me this morning to remove the pictures off… read more
Kendell Kelly, Esq
Kendell Kelly, Esq
Kendell R Kelly, Esq
Doctoral Degree
620 satisfied customers
Dear Kattorney, I have received one of these letters and have
Dear Kattorney, I have received one of these letters and have been corresponding with Masterfile, I told them about $200 being typical --- can you tell me how you came up with this figure? Thanks… read more
BizIPEsq.
BizIPEsq.
Employment Technology & Business Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
375 satisfied customers
Im currently designing an outdoor mural and the buildings
I'm currently designing an outdoor mural and the building's owner would like me to paint recognizable celebrities (e.g. Humprey Bogart, Marilyn Monroe, etc). If I'm using photos downloaded from the we… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,044 satisfied customers
I have written a novel. Although the characters are fictitious,
I have written a novel. Although the characters are fictitious, some of the incidents, in which these characters are involved, actually have occurred. In spite of the fact that the names are XXXXX XXX… read more
Delta-Lawyer
Delta-Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,510 satisfied customers
what is the nature of the rights and the liability of a website
what is the nature of the rights and the liability of a website that treams music without the authorisation of the right owner? Does it matter if the music is already made freely available by the righ… read more
Wilton A. Person
Wilton A. Person
Lawyer
Juris Doctorate
352 satisfied customers
Im writing a memoir. Whats my legal exposure with people
I'm writing a memoir. What's my legal exposure with people mentioned suing me? Everything is true or from my perspective with a dash of poetic and creative license. I do not want to hurt anyone (nor b… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
35,671 satisfied customers
Can an e-commerce site legally aggregate online the product
Can an e-commerce site legally aggregate online the product offerings of merchants, just for the ease of being able to browse these products in one place? Specifically, could I create a website which … read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
561 satisfied customers
I have a business name and website name registered as an LLC
I have a business name and website name registered as an LLC called "Riveting Media". I dont do business under the name though. Checks are written to my personal name. I received a cease and desist fr… read more
Robert McEwen, Esq.
Robert McEwen, Esq.
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
903 satisfied customers
I am trying to determine if a company has a legal trademark
I am trying to determine if a company has a legal trademark claim here. I have a small back story for it so please bare with me. I want to make sure I get the best advise here so I intend to be throug… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
35,671 satisfied customers
Hello. Last year my family and I relocated to Nj and I enrolled
Hello. Last year my family and I relocated to Nj and I enrolled both my boys in a local pop warner organization. Once there, It was pretty obvious the organization was pretty run down and in bad need … read more
Attorney Wayne
Attorney Wayne
Attorney-at-Law
JD
1,492 satisfied customers
Hello, I recently left my job because of hostile working
Hello, I recently left my job because of hostile working conditions. I was a graphic designer at the company for nearly 12 years, so I have a large body of work that I'd like to display in a portfolio… read more
Law Professor
Law Professor
Law Professor
Post-Doctoral Degree
1,105 satisfied customers
Are photos illustrating items for sale on ebay or other sites
Are photos illustrating items for sale on ebay or other sites considered to be in the public domain? For example, can I take those images and and place them on my own website to form a reference datab… read more
Alex Reese
Alex Reese
Intellectual Property Attorney
JD
3,460 satisfied customers
If a person copies the context from a chat session on one website
If a person copies the context from a chat session on one website, sends it in an email to a person on a different website, can the recipient of the email freely share that information in a different … read more
Law Professor
Law Professor
Law Professor
Post-Doctoral Degree
1,105 satisfied customers
There are several websites which malciously attack my brother,
There are several websites which malciously attack my brother, and distorts the truth in a lot of the situations. My name is XXXXX XXXXX a tertiary sense. But this site has rejected numerous requests … read more
A Dillon
A Dillon
286 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Robert McEwen, Esq.

Robert McEwen, Esq.

Lawyer

903 satisfied customers

Licensed Texas General Practice Attorney

Dimitry K., Esq.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Attorney

561 satisfied customers

I assist my clients with IP questions that arise in their daily course of doing business.

Thomas Swartz

Thomas Swartz

Lawyer

3,292 satisfied customers

Twenty one years experience as a lawyer in New York and New Jersey. Former Appellate Law Clerk.

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

461 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney in private practice.

Wilton A. Person

Wilton A. Person

Lawyer

352 satisfied customers

MBA, Experienced and Knowledgeable in Intellectual Property Law

BartEsq

BartEsq

Researcher

192 satisfied customers

Juris Doctor

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

184 satisfied customers

12+ yrs. of legal experience.

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x