What is a trademark?

When New York entrepreneurs and visionaries hear of the terms ‘copyright’ and ‘trademark’, they may intermingle them and not be aware of the subtle differences between them. Understanding the differences is the first step to determining whether...

What is a notary?

Last week, readers of the New York City Business and Commercial Law Blog may have read the post about the importance of getting important business documents notarized in order to avoid contract disputes. The question that follows then is who has the authority to...