The Bowen Law Group is a full-service corporate law firm that represents both large corporations and small businesses. The firm handles all aspects of corporate representation from initial establishment to counseling on daily operations to emergency litigation. The firm offers a unique combination of large firm experience and small firm attention in that founding attorney Charles J. Bowen spent many years managing the Savannah offices of two venerated Atlanta corporate law firms while establishing himself as a respected member of the local community. As a result, The Bowen Law Group has an unmatched ability to apply the skill and techniques of large metropolitan firms while maintaining the benefits and responsiveness of an esteemed local practice. The firm maintains offices in both Savannah and Atlanta to serve clients throughout the state.
The rationale behind offering legal protection to “intellectual property” is simple: to encourage people to engage in creative works by making sure the creator is able to both maintain control over and profit from their creations. Almost any original creative idea is eligible for some type of legal protection, whether copyright, patent or trademark. The primary legal authority for the protection of intellectual property is found in Article I, Section 8 of the United States Constitution. This section authorizes Congress to award inventors and authors absolute rights to their works....Read more
If you are starting your own business, it is crucial that you gain a clear understanding of the legal use of trademark and the dangers of trademark infringement. Infringement cases can be expensive and time-consuming, particularly for a small business. This article is meant to guide you through the basics of trademark infringement and how to avoid it. The Likelihood of Confusion Test In determining whether your mark infringes upon another company’s registered trademark, the most important consideration is the "likelihood of confusion" test, The likelihood of confusion test takes into...Read more