Trademarks and Copyrights and Patents. Oh My! (With David Lizerbram)


David Lizerbram goes over when you should have a copyright, trademark, patent, and more. He also discusses fair use, GDPR, privacy policies, terms of use, and more.

David Lizerbram is defining the leading edge of emerging markets and crafting legal strategies
that allow business people to innovate. He uses case studies in the world of business, entertainment,
and media to demonstrate actionable steps for listeners to achieve success in any industry. From
explaining Business Law Fundamentals to exploring forward-thinking strategies, David is
reinventing the relationship between entrepreneurs and legal counsel.

David Lizerbram is an attorney in private practice and the host of the #1 iTunes ranked podcast
Products of the Mind, a Conversation About the Intersection of Business + Creativity.
David was born in Philadelphia and raised in North County San Diego, California. After
graduating from the University of Southern California School of Cinema-Television (now the School
of Cinematic Arts) and USC’s Marshall School of Business, he received his J.D. from Loyola Law
School in Los Angeles. David speaks regularly about legal matters, and has presented on a legal
education panel at San Diego Comic-Con every year since 2008. In 2011, David was appointed by
California Governor Jerry Brown to the Board of Directors of the 22nd District Agricultural
Association, which is responsible for oversight of the Del Mar Fairgrounds. He served in that position
until the conclusion of his term in 2015. He also served on the Board of Directors of the San Diego
Music Foundation. David lives in North Park, San Diego with his wife, Mana Monzavi and their
son, Miles.

David Lizerbram & Associates was founded in 2005 in San Diego, California with the goal of
providing high-quality legal services to entrepreneurs both locally and nationwide. Since the firm’s
creation, David has assisted with a large variety of business matters. His clients have varied in size
from solo entrepreneurs to publicly traded companies. David has provided legal guidance on
multimillion-dollar rounds of fundraising, negotiated strategic partnerships with nationwide
businesses and nonprofits, managed international intellectual property portfolios, and advised many
innovative startups.

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