An Introduction To Wills

Whether you have dependents or are just getting older, then you should really consider writing a will. However, the process is not quite as simple as writing down your wishes on a piece of paper. To help you understand how the process of creating a will works, here is a brief overview of the subject: What is a will really? The popular perception is that a will is just a piece of paper that explains how the estate of someone will be distributed upon their death. While this is generally true, the legal definition of a will is a little…
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How To Write A Patent Description

One of the most important parts of your patent filing is the description. The description is going to be what the courts are going to base any patent infringement cases on should there be an issue, so you need to make sure that your description is complete. You are also going to make sure that you follow the correct format in order to make sure that your paperwork is accepted the first time and so that you won’t have to redo it. Follow these steps.  1. Have a Title The top line of your description is going to need to…
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3 Reasons Your Home Business Needs a Corporate Attorney Now

When you’re just starting out with your home business, getting a lawyer might be the last thing on your mind. However, a good corporate attorney can save you money and help you avoid problems with your business. Here are some reasons to consider getting a business lawyer right away. Determining Business Entity You may just want to sell your products, but you will eventually have to file taxes for your business. A lawyer will likely not advise you on the particulars of your tax returns, but they have a critical role in establishing your company as the right kind of…
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5 Somewhat Outlandish Claims For Trademark Rights

A trademark can be defined as many things, including a symbol, name, word, or mascot. It is something that distinguishes your products, services and goods from competitors. While most people tend to think that companies request to trademark crucially important things, such as company names and logos, the truth of the matter is that there are some truly bizarre requests for trademark rights. Here are four of them: Paris Hilton – “That’s Hot” Pairs Hilton, a popular former reality star and heir to the Hilton hotel chain, used a very popular phrase on her TV show: “That’s hot”. She ended…
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