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Maschoff Brennan ‘Highly Recommended’ Utah Firm by IP Stars

May 24, 2016

Managing Intellectual Property magazine released its 2016 IP Stars and listed Maschoff Brennan as a highly recommended Utah law firm. Along with the firm distinction, Eric L. Maschoff and Richard C. Gilmore were listed as IP Stars in the area of patents. Gilmore was also recognized as an IP Star in the area of trademarks. […]

Richard C. Gilmore

Eric L. Maschoff

The Defend Trade Secrets Act – Getting a Head Start

April 28, 2016

On April 27, 2016, the United States House of Representatives approved the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 (DTSA) by a vote of 410-2. The bill now awaits President Obama’s approval, which is expected in the next few days. The DTSA, which for the first time provides a federal civil remedy for the misappropriation of […]

Mikhael Mikhalev

Choosing between Design Patent and Copyright Protection? Sometimes You Don’t Have To

April 20, 2016

If you are considering protecting your intellectual property, the choice between copyright and design patent protection is not always mutually exclusive.  In certain cases, your intellectual property may be protected by both copyright and design patent protection. Copyrights, in general, are meant to protect original works of expression.  See 17 U.S.C. § 102.  Such works […]

Kirk R. Harris

Rachel Jacques