Minnesota Columns

Sweet Martha's Cookie
Z. Peter Sawicki and James L. Young

Cookies, Like Duct Tape, Fix Everything

Everyone loves cookies! To some, cookies are a big deal because of judged baking competitions (like at county fairs). To others, cookies are a major

IP Customer
Z. Peter Sawicki and James L. Young

It’s All About That Buyer

In today’s super competitive marketplace, clients sometimes find it difficult to choose a trademark that does not encroach on someone’s established trademark turf. The client

avatars infringe IP
Z. Peter Sawicki and James L. Young

When Avatars Infringe IP: A Guide

In the United States, intellectual property infringement litigation is expensive and time-consuming. Litigation is the endmost enforcement tool for an intellectual property (IP) owner. It

nft
Z. Peter Sawicki and James L. Young

Not Your Father’s Acronym – the NFT (and IP)

Every day we are confronted with new acronyms, or more specifically internet abbreviations since many don’t exactly fall under the traditional definition of acronyms, like:

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