Intellectual Property And Divorce

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If you and/or your spouse are authors, manufacturers, or inventors, intellectual property, such as copyrights, trademarks, and patents, may be impacted by divorce.

During the divorce process in Illinois, intellecutal property may be classifed as marital property or non-marital property depending on the facts and circumstances of the case. If the intellectual property is classified as marital property, then it is subject to equitable allocation between the divorcing spouses. Intellectual property may be a substantial portion of the parties' marital estate in high net worth divorce cases.

Divorce is complex, having profound legal and financial impications. It is vital to seek the advice of a trusted divorce attorney regarding your questions about divorce. Barrington divorce attorney Blake Austin Culver at Richard W. Culver, Ltd. can help you protect and preserve your legal rights and financial interest in connection with intellectual property, such as copyrights, trademarks, and patents. Blake can help advocate, guide, and advise you during the divorce process.

Contact a Barrington Divorce Lawyer

If you have any questions or concerns about intellectual property and divorce, call 847-382-2900 or complete the contact form to schedule a confidential consultation at Richard W. Culver, Ltd. Evening and weekend appointments are available as necessary to accommodate clients's schedules. Utilize seven tips for your initial consultation with a divorce attorney.