My Professional Raison D’être

My Professional Raison D’être

To commemorate EmergeCounsel’s eighth anniversary, I decided to review my professional raison d’être/ “reason for being.” Many clients know EmergeCounsel as a go-to source for comprehensive and process-driven trademark and IP protection. Others know me...
Search is Everything. Everything is Search.

Search is Everything. Everything is Search.

Search is Everything. Everything is Search. Before filing a trademark, there is no legal requirement for a comprehensive search. In fact, there are many cheap ways to obtain a federally registered trademark; including doing it yourself, through a service like...
Trademark a Candy Shape?

Trademark a Candy Shape?

In a continuation of our recent posts on intellectual property disputes that span a variety of industries, we bring you yet another dispute from the chocolate industry. Chocolate and candy-maker Nestle has attempted to trademark its iconic “four-fingered”...