Scientist sorting seeds in a laboratory

Ethical Considerations in Food Patents

Ethical considerations in food patents encompass a complex interplay of innovation, public welfare, and legal boundaries. As the food industry evolves with scientific advancements, patenting food-related inventions becomes increasingly significant. However, this progress raises crucial ethical questions: Who owns the rights to essential food technologies? How do patents affect global food...

Ethical Considerations in Food Patents Continue reading…

Watch out for Trademark Scams!

We often get questions from our trademark clients at Gearhart Law about letters they receive in the mail or emails indicating that they owe money for something related to their trademark.  They ask us if they need to pay it. Our response?  IGNORE IT UNLESS IT COMES FROM GEARHART LAW and/or USPTO!  There are a...

Watch out for Trademark Scams! Continue reading…