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Steven Rensch’s Legal Guides

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  • Hiring A Lawyer 101- Trust Testimonials

    Hiring A Lawyer 101

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  • WHAT ARE DEBT COLLECTORS ALLOWED TO DO?

    WHAT ARE DEBT COLLECTORS ALLOWED TO DO? People often ask us whether a debt collectors conduct is illegal. Perhaps the debt collector calls you countless times a day, or begins contacting your spouse or family members at work. These debt collection practices often cause anxiety or...

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  • Give Me Back My Deposit!

    Give Me Back My Deposit! One common question from tenants is how the tenant can get her initial deposits back at the end of the tenancy. The first thing you need to know is that a tenant is only entitled to recover refundable deposits, and not non-refundable deposits. For inst...

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  • Protecting Your Creativity: The Final Chapter

    Protecting Your Creativity: The Final Chapter Now that we know what types of works are patentable, and how patent prosecution works, the next topic is what rights an inventor obtains once the patent is issued, and how long the inventor gets to enjoy those rights. Generally speaki...

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  • Protecting Your Creativity: Patent Prosecution

    Protecting Your Creativity: Patent Prosecution Our previous discussion centered on what types of works were patentable. Today, we discuss how an inventor obtains protection for her invention. An inventor has no exclusive rights in the work she creates until the United States Pa...

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  • Hiring A Lawyer 101 - The Lawyer Attitude

    When choosing a lawyer, people often consider the lawyer's experience, fees, and location. However, one aspect that is constantly over looked is the lawyer's attitude. After years of practice, lawyers sometimes forget who they are. They sometimes begin to think they are better th...

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  • Protecting Your Creativity: A Patented World!

    Protecting Your Creativity: A Patented World! Remember back to our introductory road map. We said that the restaurants narrative was copyrighted, that the emblem or logo on the menu was trademarked, and we also said that the plastic casing was probably patented. Today, we begin ...

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  • Protecting Your Creativity: Don’t Abandon Me!

    Protecting Your Creativity: Dont Abandon Me! I have now covered what a trademark is, how the public policy rationale influences the need for trademark infringement protection, the requirements for a mark to be registered, and the major benefits to registration. Today, I take up ...

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  • Protecting Your Creativity: The Power of Incontestability

    Protecting Your Creativity: The Power of Incontestability To this point, I have covered what a trademark is, how the public policy rationale influences the need for trademark infringement protection, the requirements for a mark to be registered, and the first of two major benefi...

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  • Protecting Your Creativity: The Power of Registration

    Protecting Your Creativity: The Power of Registration To this point, I have covered what a trademark is, how the public policy rationale influences the need for trademark infringement protection, and the requirements for a mark to be registered. Today I begin explaining the bene...

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