This past month, Partner and Attorney, Rachel Brenke jetted out to Seattle, Washington to appear on the internationally live-streamed CreativeLIVE.  Her two-classes, Intellectual Property 101 and Contracts for Photographers were part of the yearly Photo Week for Photographers and related creatives. Rachel is highly sought after in the photography industry for discussions on legal matters, […]

Have you noticed some differences across our platforms in the last few weeks? Big things are happening for our firm! We’re excited to announce that Connors Law is now Connors and Brenke. In September, Andrew Connors and Rachel Brenke joined forces as managing partners to create Connors and Brenke, a boutique law firm with locations […]

As discussed in our post on the types of intellectual property, trademark is one of the most common types of intellectual property that many business owners are faced with, and one of the most overwhelming.   It is important to know what it is, how it works and the elements of infringement so you can either […]

As discussed in our post on the types of intellectual property, copyright is one of the most common types of intellectual property that many business owners are faced with.   It is important to know what it is, how it works and the elements of infringement so you can either keep yourself from infringing or identify […]

Understanding how intellectual property is classified and the associated laws is extremely important to business owners.  Like real property and personal property, intellectual property provides the rights holder with certain exclusive rights.  In general, intellectual property does not protect ideas in the abstract, but ideas fixed in some form.  The general policy presumption with intellectual property […]