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Is my tweet protected by copyright?

Californians have seen it happen over and over. Someone tweets something on Twitter and suddenly it goes viral and everyone has seen it. You may have even seen instances where the same tweet is attributed to two different people. This may bring up the question of whether tweets are protected by copyright. If a tweet is a creative, published piece, it seems to fall under copyright protection. However, as it tends to go, things are not always that simple. 

When should you get a patent?

Sacramento creators and inventors like you pour plenty of time and effort into your creations. Regardless of what they are, or what you intend to use them for, you may want to consider getting a patent. But when should you do that?

Emoji source of intellectual property dispute

California businesses know that their brands can be powerful tools that create market recognition and preference among their customers. In addition to company brands, the names used for products, services and technologies are also vital assets for businesses. That is why these things are so commonly trademarked. Despite there being an established process for requesting and receiving a trademark, disputes may still arise surrounding individual terms.

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