I am a law school professor and practicing lawyer, teaching entertainment law,... more
I am a law school professor and practicing lawyer, teaching entertainment law, intellectual property law, entrepreneurship and business law at Hamline University in Minnesota. I am licensed in California, Minnesota and New Hampshire. Through my of counsel practice with Gallagher, Callahan Gartrell in New Hampshire I work with new and established businesses and artists in film, theatre, publish... view profile
I have over 20 years of legal experience, including over 13 years of experience in... more
I have over 20 years of legal experience, including over 13 years of experience in providing leadership, advice and counsel as general counsel of a high-tech enterprise security software company. I am currently the owner of Budge Law Offices, LLC, our sole focus is in providing general counsel consulting services and general corporate business advice to startups and small to medium size co... 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.