Isaac Asimov once said, "If I have seen further, it is because I have stood on the shoulders of giants."
A California court recently denied video game developer Edge Games, Inc. trademark rights to the term "Edge" as used in connection with video games.
In our Sacramento office, we assist many entrepreneurs and business owners as they seek to secure intellectual property protections for their innovations. For these professionals, obtaining intellectual property protections, such as copyrights, trademarks and patents, is an indispensable part of the business formation process. After all, if you get your business up and running only to see your idea swiped by a rival, where would you find yourself?
We assume not many Sacramento readers rushed out to theaters last summer to see "Premium Rush." The thriller, which stars Joseph Gordon-Levitt as bicycle messenger, was not a big hit. It only grossed $20 million domestically.