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Right of Publicity: an overview

The right of publicity prevents the unauthorized commercial use of an individual's name, likeness, or other recognizable aspects of one's persona. It gives an individual the exclusive right to license the use of their identity for commercial promotion.

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Welfare

Welfare Law: an overview

Trial practice

trial practice: an overview

Only a small percentage of legal disputes are litigated in a court. When litigation does occur, several areas govern the lawyers' conduct of the trial or trial practice:

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Category: Courts and Procedure

Trademark


Definition

A trademark is any word, name, symbol, or design, or any combination thereof, used in commerce to identify and distinguish the goods of one manufacturer or seller from those of another and to indicate the source of the goods.  See 15 U.S.C. § 1127

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Category: Intellectual Property

Trade Regulation

Trade Regulation: an overview

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Category: Enterprise Law

Sports law

sports law: an overview

Sports Law encompasses a multitude areas of law brought together in unique ways. Issues such as antitrust, contracts, and torts are quite common. For further information in these areas see:

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Category: Business Sectors

Secured transactions

Secured Transaction Law: an overview

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Sales

Sales Law: an overview

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Category: Commercial Transactions

Property tax

property tax: an overview

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Government contracts

government contracts law: an overview

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