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Intangible assets financial reporting
[August 17, 2016 – 03:48 pm]
Intangible assets financial reporting

SAN ANTONIO, TX — (Marketwire) — 07/17/12 — Harte-Hanks, Inc. (NYSE: HHS), a worldwide direct and targeted marketing company that provides multichannel direct and digital marketing services and shopper advertising opportunities, today announced preliminary second quarter 2012 financial results. Total revenues for the second quarter based on currently available information are expected to be between $195 million and $205 million. Diluted earnings per share, excluding the goodwill impairment charge discussed below, are estimated to be in the range of $0.10 to $0.12. Diluted earnings…

Selling trade Mark
[August 15, 2016 – 03:38 pm]
Selling trade Mark

According to MediaPost.com, another company has filed suit against Google for alleged trademark infringement on AdWords by allowing a competitor Net Nanny to by ads for show users who search for “Cybersitter” on Google. Cybersitter, a company that sells software to block adult content “Cybersitter argues that Google’s decision to allow the company’s name to trigger search ads infringes trademark. Cybersitter also says its trademark was infringed by the ad copy for Net Nanny, which sometimes included Cybersitter’s name. For instance, one Net Nanny ad included the statement “Protect…

Evaluation of unidentifiable intangibles
[August 13, 2016 – 03:37 pm]
Evaluation of unidentifiable intangibles

How can the public be expected to know what the statute means when the judges and prosecutors themselves do not know, or must make it up as they go along? Second Circuit Judge Jacobs When Joe Bruno walks into a federal courtroom in the Northern District of New York for his trial on charges of fraud, he may well encounter a sitting judge as confused about the meaning of the federal charges he faces as he himself is. In fact the law he allegedly violated is so shrouded in confusion that its only consistency seems to be its ability to produce judicial head scratching and scholarly…

Price determination of non-physical assets
[August 7, 2016 – 03:18 pm]
Price determination of non-physical assets

When most business owners open their business they don’t really give selling their business much thought. However, studies show that at some point in the business lifecycle the chances are high that you will want to sell your business. This makes it extremely important to understand how the steps of selling your business can affect your business finances. When you have taken the right steps in selling your business you are completing the business lifecycle in the most profitable way possible. If you fail to do this you may find that your hard work was for nothing. Here are the…

What is patent?
[July 28, 2016 – 03:01 pm]
What is patent?

A patent is an offer of a special property right by the government to the inventor to exclude people from building, using, or selling the invention for the period of the patent. There are four major forms of patents: The most frequent form of patent is a Utility Patent. New and useful method is covered by A utility patent, machine, manufacture, arrangements of matter (such as substances) and chemical compositions or any future new and useful improvement thereof. The utility patent is valid for two decades from the date of filing of the patent application. A design patent protects…

Intangible resources acquitions
[July 20, 2016 – 02:45 pm]
Intangible resources acquitions

SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 17, 2012 – Intel Corporation today reported quarterly revenue of $ 13.5 billion, operating income of $ 3.8 billion, net income of $ 2.8 billion and EPS of $ 0.54. The company generated approximately $ 4.7 billion in cash from operations, paid dividends of $ 1.1 billion and used $ 1.1 billion to repurchase stock. “The second quarter was highlighted by solid execution with continued strength in the data center and multiple product introductions in Ultrabooks and smartphones, ” said Paul Otellini, Intel president and CEO. “As we enter the third quarter…

Price determination of unidentifiable intangibles
[July 14, 2016 – 02:37 pm]
Price determination of unidentifiable intangibles

Cheap Jerseys Jeremy Lin's unimaginable run in big apple will not have a sequel, per a printed report. he big apple Knicks aren t aiming to match Houston s provide for Lin, a restricted free-agent, The big apple Times reported Tuesday, citing an unidentified person briefed on true. he Times said deliberations were over for the Knicks as of Tuesday afternoon, and that they had elected -- as was widely expected -- to not equal the Rockets three-year, $25 million provide sheet, signed by Lin last Friday. big apple officially had till 11:59 EDT to determine whether or not…

Reporting of intangible resources
[July 2, 2016 – 02:04 pm]
Reporting of intangible resources

Calculating the intangible elements of business is something that companies generally leave as a single item description – but is it possible, with a little work, to determine the value and ROI of ITIL implementation? Ivanka Menken believes so. She first explains how she came to thinking about the formula to use: And yes, I understand that most organisations would add their IP and other intangible assets under the single line item called “goodwill” on the balance sheet. But it got me thinking about the need for more granular reporting and awareness of the intangible assets we…

Trade Mark evaluation
[May 25, 2016 – 12:07 pm]
Trade Mark evaluation

Copyright information is generally available on every single product that exists. In fact, if a product is not copyrighted, many of us feel wary about using it as we doubt its safety and quality. This is exactly why we should all respect the sanctity of copyright laws and preserve that very sanctity by refusing to buy or share pirated products and materials. Copyright protection is something that will only come about when all of us realise the full weight of the consequences of copyright infringement and begin to act in a more responsible manner. Additionally, if you are running…

Definition of intangible resources
[May 23, 2016 – 12:03 pm]
Definition of intangible resources

Please note : While I specifically refer to the Australian equivalents of International Accounting Standards, paragraph references and details are equally applicable to the IAS counterpart. AASB 138 is equivalent to IAS 38. Accounting students at university appear to have misconceptions about intangible assets . Whenever I bring up intangible assets in conversation, the first thing that springs to mind for the student is goodwill. This is probably reasonable considering that goodwill is used as a prime example of an intangible asset in almost all accounting courses. This creates…

Valuating intangible resources
[May 3, 2016 – 11:22 am]
Valuating intangible resources

There are just three letters that differentiate economist from ecologist . fascinating debate has been sparked by the UK Government's announcement that the natural environment is to be given a cash value through the NEA UK National Ecosystem Assessment .  The intention is to help assess the true environmental cost of a farmer ploughing up a wood or the value to the NHS of living close to green spaces and clean air. The hope is that by placing a £ $ € value, natural resources will be better appreciated and stewarded. Skeptics fear however that you simply cannot put…

Evaluation of goodwill
[April 29, 2016 – 11:16 am]
Evaluation of goodwill

While the answer to this goodwill question is a resounding “yes”, one of the most perplexing questions a small business owner faces when he or she decides to sell their business is what do I have to sell and what is it worth?And if yours is a business services company with little equipment, inventory or fixed assets, this question will resonate even more. ost owners are familiar with balance sheet assets such as: • Cash and short term investments • Accounts receivable • Inventory • Equipment and machinery • Business real estate But other valuable business assets may not appear…

Non-physical assets acquitions
[April 15, 2016 – 10:27 am]
Non-physical assets acquitions

Intel is back to its old games in Q2 of 2012, raking in $13.5 billion during the second three month financial period of the year, up from $12.9 billion in the first quarter and a solid five percent year over year. Of that impressive pile of cash, Chipzilla was able to pocket $2.8 billion in net income, up $100, from Q1 and three percent from the same time period last year. That equates to a healthy $0.57 per share in earnings, which should make investors happy. PC Client Group enjoyed slow but steady growth, seeing its revenues grow by three percent, but the big story is the…

Definition of intellectual company
[March 30, 2016 – 09:51 am]
Definition of intellectual company

The Federal Circuit issued a decision regarding ownership of a patent invented by an employee in Preston v. Marathon Oil Co. In February 2001, Preston signed a letter agreement to begin employment with Marathon.  His employment actually began in March 2001.  On April 5, 2001, he signed a standard Marathon employment agreement.  The agreement provided a definition of “Intellectual Property” that included all inventions made or conceived during the term of employment that relate to present or anticipated company business or that were created with company information, factilities…