Trademark, Copyright

Protect your work, your business and domain name from infringement.

Filing a trademark or copyright today will help you retain exclusive rights to your original work and brand now and in the future.

Learn more about the differences between a trademark and copyright below.

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Trademark

Register a Business Name or Logo (™)

Federal registration of a trademark has several unique advantages, including:

  • Notice the registrant's claim of ownership of the mark
  • Legal presumption of ownership nationwide
  • Exclusive right to use the mark on or in connection with goods or services set in registration

Copyright

Protect Your Works of Art (©)

A copyright is a form of protection provided by U.S. laws to the authors of "original works of authorship", including literary, dramatic, musical, and artistic works. By registering your copyright, you can:

  • Create a public record of your work and your copyright claim
  • Sue for infringement if somebody violates your copyright

Protecting Your Intellectual Property

A copyright, trademark and business name are 3 distinct business assets often confused by business owners. Learn the differences between them to better understand which are important for your business.

Trademark vs. Copyrights: Compare

Understanding the difference between a trademark and copyright will help you properly protect your intellectual property.

How Do I Protect My:

TrademarkTM

Copyright©

Unique Logos

Business Name : ( McDonalds )

Product Name: ( Crest toothpaste )

Unique Service Offering : ( FedEx )

Slogans : ( Just do it. )

Song or Album

Scripts : ( Movie, Tv, Play )

Photographs