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The business case for protecting your design patent

Posted by Brogan Woodburn on Monday, Aug 24, 2020

When it comes to protecting intellectual property, design rights often take a backseat to copyrights, trademarks, and patents. Design rights or design patents, after all, only protect the look and feel of a product, not what it does or how it’s made. But there are still numerous uses for design rights, and in many cases they have advantages over other types of protection. 

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What does the expansion of Walmart Marketplace mean for brands?

Posted by Brogan Woodburn on Friday, Jul 10, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has encouraged people across the U.S. to shop more online, and the Walmart Marketplace was one of many outlets the public turned to. As a result, Walmart's ecommerce segment in the U.S. grew by 74% in the first quarter of 2020. 

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5 things brands need to know about Facebook Shops

Posted by Brogan Woodburn on Tuesday, Jun 23, 2020

With a global recession triggered by COVID-19, many small and midsize businesses (SMBs) are struggling to pay the rent. To help out, Facebook recently introduced Facebook Shops, a social network ecommerce feature that makes it easy for SMBs to sell directly to their social media base. 

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Quick Points: How long will my U.S. trademark last?

Posted by Bruno Klumpp on Tuesday, Feb 25, 2020

Red Points briefly outlines how long a trademark lasts in the United States, and what to do when that time runs out.

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American trademark made simple

Posted by Ryan Williams on Friday, Feb 1, 2019

Red Points’ comprehensive guide for helping brands worldwide to register their trademarks in the United States.

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Red is Solely Louboutin: Protecting Color Marks in the EU and USA

Posted by Tulip Mahaseth on Friday, Nov 9, 2018

Trademark covers not only brand names and logos, but extends even to colors. Red Points takes a look at a landmark case of color mark.

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How to report counterfeit products in the US

Posted by Red Points on Wednesday, Apr 5, 2017

Red Points outlines how to report counterfeit products in the United States, and why you should do so if you see a counterfeit product.

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