Trademark Protection and Brand Building: A Guide for Founders
August 2, 2023

Building a strong brand is crucial for the success of any business. In the early stages of a startup, founders can start the brand-building process by protecting their intellectual property, particularly the business’s trademarks. Trademarks not only serve as the face of the company but also play a crucial role in building a strong brand identity and reputation. A well-protected trademark fosters trust and familiarity among consumers, which leads to brand loyalty. It helps distinguish the startup from competitors and creates a unique moniker that resonates with customers.

In this article, our lawyers explore the importance of intellectual property protection, the steps founders should take to ensure brand protection, and, specifically, the benefits of (and practical steps involved in) trademark registration and enforcement for startups.

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