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Intellectual Property (Trademarks, Patents & Copyrights)

Before you start to export into international markets you must first make sure that your Intellectual assets are fully protected in those markets. A “worldwide” Trademark or Patent does not exist. In fact, a huge misconception is to think that you are protected outside of the United States if you have successfully registered a trademark …

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Legal Considerations when Exporting Overseas

When considering exporting into foreign markets you must make sure that you have fully protected yourself legally. Representation in foreign markets comes in a number of forms. Depending on the type of business you are in you may be required to hire a local Agent, Representative or Salaried/Commission-Based Sales Personnel, sign on a Distributor or …

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There is no such thing as an international patent, trademark, or copyright

Intellectual property refers to a broad collection of rights relating to works of authorship, which are protected under copyright law; inventions, which are protected under patent law; marks, which are protected by trademark law; and designs and trade secrets. No international treaty completely defines these types of intellectual property, and countries’ laws differ in significant …

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