Located in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Gardner Linn, specializes in the protection, enforcement, and defense of intellectual property. Our Michigan intellectual property attorneys proudly serve Grand Haven, MI.
A patent is a certificate issued by the federal government that provides an exclusive right to stop others from making, using, selling or offering to sell an invention for a limited period of time, i.e., 20 years from the filing date of the patent application. This right to stop others from practicing a new technical development is in return for a complete disclosure by the inventors of all of the important information relating to the development.
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A trademark is any word, name, symbol, sound, color, smell, or device that is used to identify and distinguish the products of a person or company. Most readily recognized traditional forms of trademarks are product names and logos, which the purchasing public often refers to as the "brand" of that product.
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Don specializes in counseling and protection of intellectual property rights. He is a registered Patent Attorney with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and is admitted to State and Federal Courts in Michigan.