Office Free Legal Forms and Information
The US Copyright Office provides excellent forms and pamphlets
explaining copyright law and how to copyright creations.
Copyrighting a creation is not mandatory, but does expand
the owners legal rights and offers proof of the date of creation.
Through careful review of the information and forms, copyrighting
your own materials can be accomplished.
Form Letters / Factsheets
Compendium II Copyright Office Practices
Office Reports and Studies
SEC Free Legal Forms and Search
The SEC requires all public companies (except foreign companies
and companies with less than $10 million in assets and 500
shareholders) to file registration statements, periodic reports,
and other forms electronically. Anyone can access and download
this information for free. Searching the EDGAR files, the
SEC online system, can provide you with valuable information
on a businesses' revenues, losses, board of directors, officers,
employees, market conditions, competitors, legal transactions
and more. This information can be very helpful for businesses
plans or market strategies.
Quick EDGAR Tutorial
Information for EDGAR Filers
Search for Company Filings
Descriptions of SEC Forms
Freedom of Information Act Requests
State and Federal Online Legal Forms
The federal forms collection contains court forms for federal
appellate, district and bankruptcy courts by district.. Each
federal appellate court handle matters which are appealed
from the federal district courts from several states in a
region. (See the map on the linked site to find your circuit.).
Online reported case law is from circuit and district courts.
The federal court system has special courts for tax and patent
matters. Federal courts generally handle matters of federal
law, matters involving conflict between lower federal courts,
matters involving the US Government, and matters involving
parties in different states. Analysis of jurisdiction and
case law research is complex, so be sure to thoroughly study
the topic prior to attempting it. Allowing an attorney to
handle the work is best.
The state forms collection contains court forms for state
courts State courts handle state law matters, such as employment,
real estate, contracts, etc. and usually the parties are
both from that state.
State and Federal Government Legal Forms
Consumer Legal Forms
Corporation Legal Form
Trademark and Patent Office Free Legal Forms and Information
The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is
the government agency in charge of patent and trademark registrations.
While filing a patent or trademark is complex and should
always be handled by an attorney, the USPTO offers a variety
of helpful and explanatory information on what rights are
protected by patent and trademark, on the process, fees and
USPTO Free Legal Forms for Patent
Patents Forms Individually
All Patent Forms
USPTO Free Legal Forms for Trademark
Trademark/Servicemark Application, Principal Register
Statement of Use/Amendment to Allege Use for Intent-to-Use Application
Request for Extension of Time to File a Statement of Use
Combined declaration of use & incontestability under Sections
8 & 15
Declaration of Use of a Mark under Section 8
Combined declaration of use in commerce/application for renewal of
of mark under Sections 8 & 9 (File every 10 years
Declaration of Incontestability of a Mark under Section 15