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Trademarking “THE”

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In 1878, the Ohio legislature passed a law which officially changed the name of the public institution located in Columbus, Ohio to “The Ohio State University.” Since then, persons affiliated with the campus have conditioned themselves to consistently and proudly boast the word “The” when referring to their school. Officials for The Ohio State University […]

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BUILD-A-BEAR BUILDING UP AN IMPRESSIVE PATENT PORTFOLIO

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Smart companies protect their concepts and designs with robust portfolios that include design and utility patents.  Most companies protect the ornamental appearances of functional items via Design Patents and functional qualities via Utility Patents. Sometimes, however, a good collection of design patents can be a powerful mechanism to protect concepts and designs that surround a […]