“Hey, that’s my idea!” Why protecting your ideas requires more than being first.

October 13, 2020

As the legendary racecar driver Ricky Bobby once said, “If you ain’t first, you’re last!” Couple of problems with that. First, Ricky Bobby doesn’t exist, except in our hearts. Second, he’s just wrong. If you’re not first, you could be second, third, fourth or anywhere else in front of last place. But Ricky’s misguided motto […]

R. Parrish Freeman

Hey, That’s My Invention! Avoiding Costly Ownership Mistakes With IP

October 1, 2020

By Brent Johnson, Ph.D. When it comes to the inventive process, collaboration brings its rewards and its headaches. Problems arising from co-ownership and co-inventorship are common. Potential adverse consequences can include having to pay an overly high royalty to the collaborator, entry into the market of a competitor licensed by a co-inventor, loss of a […]

Brent A. Johnson, Ph.D.

Webinar – Navigating Copyright Law in the World of Social Media

September 24, 2020

The reach of copyright law doesn’t stop at social media. Learn the ins and outs of copyright law as it applies to your social media posts from Maschoff Brennan attorneys Alexis Juergens, C.J. Veverka, and Ray Nelson.  Watch the webinar here: Navigating Copyright Law     

Alexis Juergens

C.J. Veverka

Ray Nelson