About

“Attorney at Law with a mission of helping artists, entrepreneurs, and businesses understand the value of their Intellectual Property.”

-Assaad Lyn

About Assaad Lyn, J.D.

A lover of comic books, cartoons, and video games, Assaad started out wanting to do animation work, but later found his strength in creative writing. He took that love of comic books, cartoons, and video games, and studied copyright and trademark law to become an attorney on a mission to help creatives and entrepreneurs understand the value of the creations they make. Having done creative work in his spare time, he understands what it’s like to create something from nothing!

Whether he’s tackling intellectual property issues, contract issues or just understanding how laws and rules affect a business, Assaad is willing to help.

In his spare time he enjoys creative writing, video games, and ballroom dancing.

Areas of Practice

BUSINESS

ENTERTAINMENT

COPYRIGHT

TRADEMARK

Attorney Services

Contract Review

$250 for 5 pages or less

$30 for each additional page

Includes review of the contract with notes and questions.

Agreement Review

$500 per agreement

Licensing Agreements, Assignment Agreements, Contractor Agreements, and Non Disclosure Agreements (NDAs).

Trademark Application Package

$1600 for filing

1 mark and 1 class (Includes government filing fee of $250 or $375).

Notary Services

Contact for pricing

I am now a commissioned notary in the state of Massachusetts!

News & Updates

Recent news, updates & articles from Assaad Lyn!

The Strength of Control

I finally (finally) saw Spider-Man, No Way Home! The movie was great! I later figured out the real reason why Peter could not get into the college of his choice – #Contracts! Marvel has a lot of control over their #trademark characters. The screenshot shows what restrictions have been placed on Peter Parker. However, there…

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Copyright Office brings in the Copyright Claims Board!

Earlier this month, the copyright claims board came into existence at the copyright office! The goal of it is to more efficiently resolve copyright disputes involving damages of up to $30,000. • Only certain types of claims can be brought before the CCB. Unlike federal court, the CCB’s jurisdiction is limited to certain copyright-related claims. Only…

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Nintendo Defends Copyright – Shuts Down Metroid Fan Project

Nintendo shut down a Metroid fan project in late August. A little more than a month later, the anticipated Metroid Dread will release. Historically, Nintendo has shut down fan projects, and they have every right to defend their intellectual property. But what power does Nintendo actually have? The apparent fan project was a 2D remake…

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“Helping artists, entrepreneurs, and businesses understand the value of their Intellectual Property.”