Megan Galarneau is an associate attorney with Shore, McKinley & Conger, LLP, whose... more
Megan Galarneau is an associate attorney with Shore, McKinley & Conger, LLP, whose practice focuses on wealth and estate planning, business succession planning, probate, trust law, business law and Medi-Cal planning. In 2007, Ms. Galarneau graduated from the University of California at Berkeley with a B.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies. In 2011, she earned her Juris Doctor from Santa Clara Uni... view profile
If you a creative person, such as an artist, author, software developer, inventor, or business owner, you can use the services of an intellectual property lawyer to protect your ideas, images, or processes from being used without your consent. There are various types of intellectual property lawyers: There are copyright attorneys who help protect your unique ideas in things like music, film, software, paintings, and pictures. There are trademark attorneys who protect your valuable logos, images and slogans. There are patent attorneys who help you get government protection for your inventions. There are also licensing attorneys that write contracts which set the ground rules for others using your copyrights, trademarks, or patents.