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Un-Trademark-able: One Area Where “Generic” Can’t Beat “Distinctive”

Un-Trademark-able: One Area Where “Generic” Can’t Beat “Distinctive”

Second Wind
11/12/2019

Since the Great Recession of 2008-09, generic consumer packaged goods ...

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Fearless Girl Artist Battles Client Over Copyright

Fearless Girl Artist Battles Client Over Copyright

Deborah Budd
10/31/2019

For anyone who’s been in the ad business for ...

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Domino’s ADA Website Compliance Case Could Change the Internet

Domino’s ADA Website Compliance Case Could Change the Internet

Second Wind
8/28/2019

In a case now three years in the making, Domino ...

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E-commerce State Sales Tax Issue

E-commerce State Sales Tax Issue Continues to Bubble

Deborah Budd
7/31/2019

Do any of your clients have an online e-commerce operation ...

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The Ethics of Design Skills Tests

The Ethics of Design Skills Tests

Deborah Budd
6/5/2019

Design skills tests can be a useful way to identify ...

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NYC Freelancer Regulations

NYC Freelancer Regulations: A Sign of the Future

Second Wind
5/30/2019

There are an estimated 55 million freelancers in the United ...

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California Freelance

California Updates Freelancer Regulations, NY Offers Support

Second Wind
2/7/2019

The gig economy has caused an immense shift in employment ...

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Copyright Battlefield

Ownership Meets Change of Scope on the Copyright Battlefield

Deborah Budd
11/27/2018

You’ve designed a project for an occasional client, with ...

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Trademark Color

When Color Is The Brand: Trademarking a Color

Deborah Budd
7/5/2018

We live in a colorful world. Every day we are ...

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Brandless: Branding Bad… Trademarks Good?

Deborah Budd
6/25/2018

The growing market for healthy, eco-friendly, organic and natural products ...

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Changing Business Strategies at Stock Image Sites

Deborah Budd
6/21/2018

In a Second Wind Forums post, a member asked if ...

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