Another Business is Using My Name – Can I Stop Them?

This question sounds simple, but the answer is not simple. Whether you can stop another business from using your existing business name depends on a variety of factors, but boils down to who has the legal right to use the name. Business naming conventions are regulated by Texas law, so it is … [Read more...]

Can I Use Any Name for My Business?

When deciding on a name to use for your business, it’s best to come up with several options in case you can’t legally use your first choice. The Texas Business Organizations Code states that a new business can’t use a name that is the same or deceptively similar to an existing Texas business or a … [Read more...]

Conroe Texas Business Attorney Discusses Trademark Infringement

A trademark is a word, phrase, design, etc. by which a business entity is uniquely distinguished. A strong trademark can greatly enhance a business’ ability to be “seen” on billboards, in magazines, on the Internet, and elsewhere. Any infringement of a trademark can bring significant financial … [Read more...]