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What Can A Copyright Lawyer Help You With?

A copyright attorney helps clients protect their intellectual property or go through the process of using other people’s works for promotion, whether it’s musical creations, books, or movies. Attorneys can address any concerns that you might have during the copyright process, such as the type of application form you should use, how to register a copyright, and the length of time that a copyright lasts.

How Much Does It Cost To Hire A Copyright Lawyer In The U.S.?

The cost of hiring a lawyer that specializes in copyright varies depending on location and scale, but you’ll typically find copyright attorneys in the range of $100 to $400 an hour.

How To Find The Best Copyright Lawyer

Finding an attorney that’s perfectly suited to your circumstances can be difficult, especially when it comes to searching for a copyright infringement lawyer to be tasked with litigation. Many make use of referrals to find a qualified attorney. People you know and trust, whether on a personal level or in a professional capacity, may recommend a competent lawyer due to their firsthand experience with them. You can also check local directories like online listings to find law firms in your area. Click here to easily find & compare the best copyright lawyers in your area for free.

Need A Copyright Lawyer In Your Area?

Copyright law is governed by federal regulations rather than state laws, so it’s not essential that legal representation is local. However, it can be convenient. To find attorneys practicing copyright law in your area, consider making use of platforms like UpCounsel, which connect you with top-rated lawyers in your state.

FAQs About Copyright Lawyers And Law

Do I Need A Copyright Lawyer?

Copyright is incredibly complex and difficult to navigate, so getting a trademark and copyright lawyer can help speed up the process and ensure that all paperwork submitted is legally valid, which can significantly reduce stress. A lawyer will also help with litigation in cases where a copyrighted idea has been unlawfully used.

Can A Copyright Owner Sue You?

Copyright owners are permitted to sue infringers based on The Copyright Act, which allows them to recover and acquire significant amounts of money.

Is Copyright A Serious Crime?

Using work without permission can not only result in having to pay damages, but can land you up to 5 years in prison if it’s proven that the violation was willful and that you benefitted commercially from it. In cases such as this, you’ll need the help of a copyright attorney to plead your case.

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Seth Wiener

1182 reviews
As an experienced trial lawyer and litigator, Seth Wiener has resolved numerous federal and state litigations. His cases have included everything from family law to bankruptcy to fraud and more. Before Seth formed his own firm, the Law Office of Seth W. Wiener, he worked for several prominent law offices where he gained a great deal of experience.
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Liz O.

Liz Oliner

1164 reviews
If you want someone who has gone through the trademark process over and over again, look no further than Liz Oliner. She has filed over 300 trademarks in the last year alone and has practically got the process down to a science. Small businesses and entrepreneurs frequently come to Ms. Oliner for their trademark and brand protection needs.
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Kanika R.

Kanika Radhakrishnan

414 reviews
Kanika is an experienced Patent Attorney and Managing Partner of Evergreen Valley Law Group in Silicon Valley, which serves innovative entrepreneurs with backgrounds in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, and computer science. She has filed over 5,000 patent applications in the U.S. and worldwide with a successful track record of obtaining patents for clients.
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Joshua Garber

285 reviews
Representing notable clients like Tesla and the City of Los Angeles, Josh Garber excels at helping clients with employment and labor laws. Many of his past clients have had great success using Josh for employment agreements and Division of Labor Standards Enforcement (DLSE) hearings. With his practical advice, he has even helped clients avoid going to court.
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David Yamaguchi

209 reviews
Startups and small businesses sometimes need someone who can deal with complex transactions on an international playing field. David Yamaguchi specializes in content hosting issues and intellectual property. He concentrates his practice in the United States, Asia, India, and Europe. Whether you are a business giant or a startup, Mr. Yamaguchi can provide legal advice that fits your needs.
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Richard G.

Richard Gora

200 reviews
Looking for an attorney with experience? Richard Gora is the exact attorney you want. Having defended over 100 cases both in state and federal courts and working with clients from around the globe, Richard has an array of different experiences. His services are wide-ranging and include business litigation, securities litigations, employment litigation, and business counsel. Prior to founding Gora LLC, he worked for Finn, Dixon & Herling LLP for eight years.
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Seth Heyman

186 reviews
Seth Heyman takes the saying, "the devil is in the details" to heart. As a corporate law attorney, he knows that being thorough and detail-oriented is extremely important in transactions and in every agreement. Mr. Heyman has over 20 years of experience with entity formation, advertising law, contracts, regulatory law, international law, and Internet law. He provides practical and cost-effective legal solutions.
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Alejandro Maher

177 reviews
Alejandro Maher’s firm specializes in domestic and international corporate transactions, commercial litigation, and arbitration. He has represented individual investors, entrepreneurs, and emerging-growth companies in matters of public and private offerings of equity, M&A, and real estate financing. Currently, Alejandro has over 50 domestic and international clients.
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