The Supplemental Register: A Little Known (Yet Powerful) Tool for Startups to Register a Trademark

By | May 18th, 2017|Corporate Law, Intellectual Property|

by Usman Shaikh As the number of startups in the U.S. exponentially grows and more innovative and disruptive businesses pop [...]

Optioning a Literary Work for Film Adaptation

By | February 21st, 2016|Entertainment Law, Intellectual Property|

by Usman Shaikh Bret Easton Ellis, author of American Psycho, Roald Dahl, author of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and [...]

Intellectual Property Infringement Case Against Jay-Z and Timbaland Gets Dismissed

By | November 4th, 2015|Entertainment Law, Intellectual Property, New Media|

The issue of intellectual property infringement has always been prevalent in the entertainment industry.  Rap moguls Jay-Z and Timbaland were [...]