St. Louis Commercial Journal: Colleen Ruiz and David Barnard on Protecting Design Copyrights


Lathrop Gage attorneys Colleen Ruiz (St. Louis - Real Estate) and David Barnard (Kansas City - Intellectual Property) co-authored "Protecting Design Copyrights." The article appeared in both the St. Louis and Kansas City editions of Commercial Journal, and addresses how copyright law affects the creations of architects and designers.

"Architectural designs have been protected by copyright law for years," the authors write. "While the potential consequences of copyright infringement are serious, they are relatively easy to avoid if developers invest the time to understand the laws and take a few proactive measures."

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