Firearms Industry Advice

The Trump Slump?

Notes from the NRA Show - So Gossipy It's Scary Not a Photo of Donald Trump - but Close There’s plenty of debate whether Trump’s election is good for our industry, or not. The Gun Salesmen of the Year is now giving million-dollar speeches, so everyone is back to relying on their own [...]

By | May 9th, 2017|Firearms, Firearms Industry Advice|0 Comments

Snooping Your Competitor’s Secrets

Not a Photo of Donald Trump Every month, I personally search every trademark filing in the firearms industry. Keeping my ear to the ground like that helps me alert my trademark clients to cases of trademark infringement, usually at a very early stage. This helps us to nip conflicts in the bud, before [...]

How to Write a Provisional Patent Application

I try to be observant and to follow the trends, especially in my small specialized world where law, technology, and guns intersect.  But I managed to underestimate the significance on what I think is the biggest thing to happen in United States Patent Law in my lifetime. I’ve written before about how important it is [...]