The term “Intellectual Property” encompasses a number of related areas of law, including:
- Copyright: the exclusive right granted to the create of a piece of work to make copies, license, and otherwise exploit a literary, musical, or artistic work, whether it be printed, audio, or video.
- Trademark: A distinguishing name, symbol, figure, letter, word, or mark used by a company to identify their products or services.
- Trade Secrets: confidential and proprietary information crucial to the operation of a business
Publicity Rights: the rights of an individual to control commercial uses of his or her name and image.
As you can see, Intellectual Property encompasses much more than one simple area.
David M. Rogero is an AV Preeminent Peer-rated attorney whose practice is concentrated in business law, copyright and trademark matters, and litigation. Mr. Rogero has been a member of the Florida Bar for over 40 years and is admitted to practice in all state courts in Florida and in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, the U.S. Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, and the U.S. Supreme Court.