“Intellectual property” is often a company’s most valuable asset. Trademarks, copyrights, patents and trade secrets must be carefully developed, registered with the United States Patent and Trademark Office or the Georgia Secretary of State, and protected from infringers. Slotkin Law helps clients protect, use and license their trademarks and copyrights.
Works made for hire
A work made for hire is a copyrightable original work developed by an employee, or by a contractor under some circumstances. A work made for hire is owned by the company for whom the employee or contractor work.