How Do I Know What My Trademark Is Worth?

Businesses around the world have seen the importance of protecting their intellectual property and securing their brand through trademark protection. This step is necessary to make sure your unique brand isn’t exploited by competitors, both big and little. There also may come a time when you need to get a full valuation of your business for financial purposes such as attracting investors, securing necessary business Read More

Crafting the Perfect Slogan for a Trademark

A catchy slogan can set your brand apart from the crowd. We all know a handful of slogans we can’t get out of our heads and the exact company behind the catchphrase. If you’re thinking about setting one up to distinguish your brand, we want to help. However, it’s important to understand what types of slogans can be registered as a trademark and which will fall short of the requirements. The U.S Patent and Trademark Read More

Take These Steps to Avoid a Trademark Cancellation

When you establish a trademark for your intellectual property, not only are you protecting your hard work but you’re increasing the value of your business. Businesses with extensive intellectual property portfolios have more power in the market. You’re in control of important and defining business properties. The process of establishing a trademark can be a bit tedious, and it’s important to remember a successful Read More

How to Keep Your Estate Out of Probate

The legal team at Waserstein & Nunez believes in a painless and straightforward estate planning approach. It’s imperative to have the right plan in place and to make sure all of your wishes are in order to be properly fulfilled. Unfortunately, the estate planning process has plenty of bumps in the road, especially if you don’t know where to look. Probate doesn’t always disrupt your plans, but the process is an Read More

Establishing Residency in Florida Could Be the Financial Boost You Need

As attorneys based in Florida, we understand the many benefits of living in the Sunshine State. It’s exactly why population trends have Florida on the rise as the state with the largest domestic migration growth in recent census data. With so many people moving here, we see plenty of people wondering what the appeal is and how to actually establish residency here. We understand many people spend part but not all of Read More

How Taxes Work with Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency may feel like a new phenomenon to a lot of people, but the concept actually dates all the way back to the mid-2000s. You might remember hearing brief conversations and reports about Bitcoin in those times, but the market has EXPLODED since then. Over this timeframe, millions of people have invested in and profited from different cryptocurrencies. The time has also allowed the Internal Revenue Service Read More

How College Athletes Can Protect Their Image With New NIL Rules

College athletes are now able to sign Name, Image, and Likeness (NIL) deals to profit off their success on the field of play. It’s been a long time coming, with years and years of debate on how to shift some of the billions universities make off athletics into the pockets of the athletes at the center of it all. This is a major opportunity, especially for athletes who don’t come from money in the first place. Read More

Business Destruction and Litigation

It is very difficult to create, operate and maintain a successful business.  There are so many ways for a business to run into trouble.  One trouble is legal such as a shareholder/owner dispute, a lawsuit, employee lawsuit, and other disputes.  A lawsuit or an investigation can destroy a business. The goal is to place a business in a position to reduce liability. No matter what your business does, we can guess most Read More

5 New Year’s Resolutions For Recently Divorced Parents

The New Year is a time for rest, reflection, and resolutions. When you’ve recently gone through major changes in your personal life, looking back can be a little hard. Instead, focus on looking forward: what you hope to change and how you want to be a year from now. Here are our 5 New Year’s Resolutions for parents who just got divorced: Focus On the Kids You might be sick of hearing this one, but it’s true. When you Read More

Proposed Major Changes To Grantor Trusts and Estate Planning

There is currently a huge hot topic regarding proposed, impending changes to the Estate Planning and tax world. To catch you up to speed, Estate Planning is the process of working with an attorney to create a legally-binding plan for what will happen to your belongings, property, and remaining money after you pass away. Those things you have and intend to leave behind are your assets. Estate Planning can be Read More