Pandemic Triggers Benefits Double Take at US Businesses


On Jan. 1, 2020, the world welcomed the beginning of a new year with open arms. Little did we know of the challenges to come and the eagerness to leave 2020 in the dust. While what lies ahead in the coming year is just as unknown, some experts say a return to normal, whatever that means, is not likely until November 2021 at the earliest.1 … Continue reading Pandemic Triggers Benefits Double Take at US Businesses

The Importance of Protecting Patents


  Most Metropolitan countries’ economic engines are fueled by innovation. The ideas and inventions that emerge from researchers’ labs or the garages of budding entrepreneurs have spawned powerhouse companies, even new industries. But turning ideas into products usually requires a crucial step: getting a patent. Patents provide years of protection, ensuring that innovators’ investments won’t be undercut by copycats. As Abraham Lincoln once famously said, … Continue reading The Importance of Protecting Patents