Counterfeit CDs, songs that copy your original work and unauthorized use of photography or other creative works may all constitute infringements of your intellectual property rights. If a business or individual is unlawfully using your copyright, you need to takes steps to protect your intellectual property rights. Step one is to consult a lawyer with experience in copyright litigation.
Your attorney can begin the process of protecting your copyright by sending a cease-and-desist letter. If the abuse continues, that can be followed by a lawsuit.
In intellectual property cases, it is best to have an attorney experienced in copyright litigation. At Urias Law Offices, attorney Sharon Urias was a partner at the Los Angeles offices of a large international law firm. She is thoroughly knowledgeable about copyright law. She has represented clients in issues including:
E-commerce has added a new dimension to copyright infringement, including the theft of music and art from Internet sites. We have experience making and enforcing demands under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA).
If your copyrighted material has been used without permission, talk to a lawyer who regularly practices intellectual property law and is experienced in copyright litigation. Contact us for an appointment.