Protect your big ideas: Patents, trade secrets & copyrights

Successful entrepreneurs turn big ideas into successful business opportunities, but how should they protect those ideas?

Copyright, trademarks & patents: What’s the difference?

Here are a few basics about the three main forms of intellectual property protection.

What is a work for hire?

Only the author or those deriving rights from the author can rightfully claim copyright to a work, with one exception: works made for hire.