Common Law

Understanding Home Equity Line of Credit


An equity home line of credit, commonly known as a HELOC, is a loan in which the lender agrees to lend a maximum amount within an agreed period, where the collateral is the borrower’s equity in their house. Homeowners tap into the equity they’ve built up in their home to …

Common Law

Overview of Intellectual Property Law


Intellectual Property Law (IP law) protects the creations of the mind, which can include inventions, literary and artistic works, designs, and symbols, names, and images used in commerce. IP law ensures that inventors and creators can benefit from their work by granting them exclusive rights to use and exploit their …