2017 Naples-Pelican Bay Rotary Chalk Art Festival

The Patent and Trademark Attorneys of Livingston Loeffler put their creative skills to the test for the seventh year in a row as participants Naples-Pelican Bay Rotary Club Chalk Art Festival on Fifth Avenue in Naples Florida. According to Edward Livingston, the current President of the Naples-Pelican Bay Rotary Club, over $40,000.00 was raised […]

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Shareholder of Livingston Loeffler Presents Rotary Gift to Sunshine Kids Foundation

Edward M. Livingston, a shareholder in Livingston Loeffler, recently appeared on WINK television station as President of the Naples Pelican Bay Rotary to present a major gift of a 2016 Honda Odyssey van to The Sunshine Kids Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to assisting children with cancer.

Rotary is the oldest and largest service and […]

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Copyright Protection of House Floor Plans

Architectural floor plans are copyrightable as architectural works under the Copyright Act (17 U.S.C. Sec. 101, et seq.). The Copyright Act defines an architectural work as “the design of a building as embodied in any tangible medium of expression, including a building, architectural plans or drawings. The work includes the overall form as well […]

By |July 20th, 2016|Copyright, news|Comments Off on Copyright Protection of House Floor Plans|

What All Businesses Must Know About The New “Defend Trade Secrets Act”

The signing on May 11, 2016 of the Defend Trade Secrets Act (“DTSA”) by President Obama has elevated trade secrets to a level on par with the other three categories of intellectual property, i.e., patents, trademarks and copyrights, by providing a Federal cause of action for trade secret misappropriation.
A New Law Means New Rules
Prior […]

By |May 25th, 2016|news|Comments Off on What All Businesses Must Know About The New “Defend Trade Secrets Act”|

Speaking at Connors in Gulf Coast Town Center

Ed and Bryan will be speaking about trademarks and other intellectual property matters at Connors in Gulf Coast Town Center on Thursday April 21st in front of the Small Business Resource Network.  We hope to see you there.  Bring your questions.

By |April 21st, 2016|Copyright, General, news, Trademark|Comments Off on Speaking at Connors in Gulf Coast Town Center|