Iowa Intellectual Property Blog

Posted on 07/02/2013 at 03:50 PM by The Newsroom

Once your mark registers with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), there are ongoing requirements to k...

Posted on 06/26/2013 at 12:20 PM by The Newsroom

In a recent decision by the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB), Craigslist, Inc. was unsuccessful in securing feder...

Posted on 06/24/2013 at 08:42 AM by The Newsroom

The Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA) sets out rules and regulations as to what information c...

Posted on 03/12/2013 at 08:19 AM by The Newsroom

Curbing litigation brought by patent trolls has been a hot topic. Patent trolls or Non-Practicing Entities (NP...

Posted on 01/29/2013 at 11:35 AM by The Newsroom

Hallmark Cards, Inc. prevailed in a $735,000 action brought against a former employee for breaching a confidentiality an...

Posted on 12/17/2012 at 09:53 AM by The Newsroom

With the vast amount of information available online it may be tempting to use some of this material, whether a picture,...