Providing Effective Copyright, Trademark And Branding Claims And Defenses In Orange County

Whether you are an established company with a recognizable brand, an entrepreneur or a business startup intent on creating its own identity, the attorneys of Hart│King are here to help you accomplish your goals effectively, efficiently and economically.

Intellectual property can be a company's most valuable asset and its protection and enforcement is critical. Theft, piracy and counterfeiting of intellectual property are estimated to cost U.S. businesses more than $250 billion dollars every year. Proper understanding of domestic and foreign registration, in conjunction with implementation of a comprehensive protection strategy, is key to developing a competitive advantage in today's international marketplace.

Our attorneys have wide ranging experience with state, federal and foreign registration, enforcement, and litigation, and a diverse client base in industries such as action sports, publishing, computer software and electronics, consulting, restaurants, shooting and firearms, real estate development, property management, medical care and consumer products. We are dedicated to providing effective strategies for enhancing the value of our clients' brands. Every brand is unique – which is why we treat each client with an individualized approach.

Whether you are an established company with a number of recognizable brands or a start-up interested in creating its own identity, we are here to help you accomplish your goals. "We Protect Your Bright Ideas."

We represent clients on a wide variety of intellectual property issues, including:

  • Trademark registration, usage policies and enforcement actions
  • Advertising and rights of publicity
  • Counterfeiting
  • Internet law and domain name disputes
  • Licensing, transactions and related agreements
  • Trade dress
  • Trade secrets and nondisclosure agreements
  • Unfair competition

For issues related to copyrights, trade dress and trade secrets specifically, Hart | King assists clients with experienced legal service in these matters:

  • U.S. registrations through the U.S. Copyright Office
  • Author's rights negotiations, licensing and implementation
  • Public performance licensing
  • Website clearance, disclosures and disclaimers
  • Social media protocols and enforcement
  • Clearance and usage policies and protocols
  • Enforcement strategies and counseling
  • Nondisclosure, confidentiality and noncompetition agreements

Has a business competitor infringed on your copyright, trademark or branding? Your confidential initial consultation with a skilled, knowledgeable Hart│King lawyer is as close as your phone. Call today to arrange a confidential initial consultation — 714-432-8700. Your email inquiry will be answered promptly.