So I started a clothing company called "Second II None" little did I know, their is a trademark "Second II None" already... Is their any way I can get around this by trademarking "SIIN" or "Second Two None"or something a little different to where ...
Your trade name would need to be highly distinguishable from theirs. What you should do is give me the information in detail and I can give you a recommendation on how to proceed.See question
I have a case already started. I need some help on how to proceed. I have some ideas, but I want to pass them by a lawyer experienced in vexatious litigation. Unfortunately, Avvo does not yet have an option to speak with a lawyer in Connecticut ye...
If the case is in Connecticut you need to consult with a Connecticut attorney to get the right answer.See question
The band is starting to make $ and so far the checks have been made out in my name and I don't know what is legal and what is not. I'm paying the band members out of the checks I receive and keep a record of payments.
It is essential that you consult with a lawyer and explain the facts and the expectations of the parties. You shouldn't try to do things unilaterally. Both you and the band need to come to an understanding and memorialize it. Eventually there will need to be at least 2 different attorneys in this process, and possibly more, but first you need to consult with a lawyer and give me your version of the facts and what your hopes and expectations are for yourself.See question
We are 5 brothers (partnership) in a family business consisting of real estate holdings. If one partner wants to exit, how can he take his 20% stake if the others don't want to dissolve anything to pay him? Does he have to sue if they are not will...
In the first place I would need to see the partnership or corporate documents. Then I would need to know the facts of what's going on in the business. Then I would advise you of the best strategy going forward.See question
I bought a business 3 years ago the old owner reopened the same business a year later and damaged what he sold to me .
You certainly need to consult with a lawyer. I would need to see the documents from the sale of the business, and would need details of what he is doing now to damage the business he sold.See question
I have a piece of used sports equipment that I am trying to sell on ebay, but the manufacturer is preventing me from selling it (by requesting that ebay remove my listings). I have contacted the manufacturer and their response was that I am not al...
No they cannot prevent you from reselling the product... legally.See question
I was promised royalties, and promotion for my book, after signing the contract I discovered that I had to pay for my own books
I can handle a case like that. I would need to see your contract. And royalty statements, if any.See question
Got an email through my university claiming that it had received a "pre-litigation settlement" as pertains to the illegal distribution of copyright materials. While I admit to have done wrong here, I was wondering where to proceed from here -- the...
I guess you need an attorney to interface with the university. If you haven't seen the letter, you can't really address it.See question
I wrote a song and recorded it at a recording studio. How do I make sure no one can take credit for my lyrics?
Why just the lyrics? You should file copyright registrations with the Copyright Office. It can be done online.See question
I make lamps as a hobby and want to sell these on Etsy/eBay/Amazon and son with collegiate logos. Now, I will not be reproducing the logo. Rather, I will be purchasing fabrics with printed collegiate logos to make my items from authorized sellers...
You will need approval from the trademark owner.See question