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Crystal T. Broughan named Best Intellectual Property Attorney in Jacksonville Business Journal 2016 BizTech Innovation Awards

Shareholder and Intellectual Property Attorney Crystal T. Broughan was recently named the Best Intellectual Property Attorney in Jacksonville in the 4th Annual BizTech Innovation Awards hosted by the Jacksonville Business Journal. She will receive her award at their upcoming awards luncheon on Thursday, October 20th. We will share more information and links to the article about her practice as the event approaches.   Congratulations, Ms. Broughan!

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Shareholder Crystal Broughan Answers your Frequently Asked Questions in her latest blog series

You Created It. We Protect It. A blog by Crystal Broughan Shareholder and Intellectual Property Attorney Crystal Broughan answers your FAQ’s regarding all things Intellectual Property in her blog series. Each week she will be posting articles to help you better understand what Intellectual Property law is and how her team can assist your business. If you have an IP question you’d like Crystal to cover, email her at [email protected] Volume 1: Trademarks   Volume […]

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The Federal Defend Trade Secrets Act: Thoughts for Employers and Business Owners

Original article posted on the Marks Gray Blog on June 15, 2016, here. In May 2016, President Obama signed into law the Defend Trade Secrets Act (DTSA or Act).  The Act brings the federal protection of trade secrets on par with corresponding laws that apply to the other pillars of intellectual property, copyrights, patents, and trademarks. What is a trade secret –   The Act broadly defines “trade secret”: (3) the term “trade secret” means all […]

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Intellectual Property Attorney Crystal Broughan Shares Latest Blog Post

How to Prevent an IP Nightmare by Crystal T. Broughan Intellectual Property Attorney Marks Gray Shareholder Click here to read the full post authored by Ms. Broughan. In it, she offers valuable tips to ensure your business can prevent easily avoidable IP mistakes. Crystal Broughan is an intellectual property law attorney with Marks Gray, P.A. If you would like to learn more about Marks Gray’s intellectual property law services please contact Ms. Broughan at [email protected] […]

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"Stairway to Heaven" – Blog Post by Intellectual Property Attorney Crystal T. Broughan is on the Blog!

Marks Gray Shareholder and Intellectual Property Attorney Crystal Broughan authored her thoughts and feedback on the latest Intellectual Property Law case to make major headlines. Her latest post covers the “Stairway to Heaven” case confirming that Led Zeppelin did not commit copyright infringement when they wrote and performed the musical composition “Stairway to Heaven”. Fans were pleased to hear that a California jury in a copyright infringement case issued a verdict that the Defendants did […]

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Shareholder Crystal Broughan's Latest Blog Post is Up!

  Marks Gray Shareholder and Intellectual Property Attorney Crystal Broughan authored her thoughts and tips for employers and business owners after the passage of the Federal Defend Trade Secrets Act in May of 2016. If you are unsure of how this will affect you and your business, reach out to Crystal’s IP team at Marks Gray today! The full post is available on the Marks Gray blog today! Look for more updates on the ever […]

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