Own Your Genius with LaConya Murray

By LaConya Murray, Esq.

The Own Your Genius podcast is the perfect mix of business, law, and mindset to help black entrepreneurs succeed in business and life. Join Attorney LaConya Murray each week as she and guest share their entrepreneurial journey, tricks of the trade, and their secrets to getting out of their own way to succeed. Inspired by her grandmother, the community bootlegger Attorney Murray‘s passion for helping entrepreneurs started early. Today she helps entrepreneurs throughout the country protect their brand, content, and ideas through trademarks, copyrights, and business development.

  1. 1.
    88. Trademark Overview: 3 Steps to Speeding Up the Trademark Process
    23:49
  2. 2.
    87. Woman to Woman: The Power of Being Your Authentic Self w/ Jasmine Powers
    58:53
  3. 3.
    86. Legal Tea: Kim Kardashian’s Rebrand Comes with a few Trademark Challenges
    16:46
  4. 4.
    85. Own Your Sh*t
    10:22
  5. 5.
    84. What Clauses Should You Include in Your Operating Agreement?
    19:46
  6. 6.
    83. How to Choose the Right Business Structure
    10:46
  7. 7.
    82. Is An LLC Really Your Best Friend?
    14:04
  8. 8.
    81. Overcoming Fear: Behind the Scenes of Off the Mark
    18:06
  1. 9.
    80. Copyright vs the Right of Publicity, Who Controls Your Brand Photos?
    18:28
  2. 10.
    79. How to Defend Your Intellectual Property Against Infringement
    19:28
  3. 11.
    78. 3 Ways to Make Growing Your Brand a Priority
    8:24
  4. 12.
    77. Does Owning a LLC Protect You From Trademark Infringement?
    16:28
  5. 13.
    76. 8 Tips to Building a Strong Business
    14:34
  6. 14.
    75. It’s Not Personal, It’s Business
    15:49
  7. 15.
    74. How to Protect Your Brand on a Budget
    26:29
  8. 16.
    73. Lydia T. Blanco: Power of Pouring into Your Own Cup
    35:49
  9. 17.
    72. The Business Behind the Law with Attorney Chuck James
    47:09
  10. 18.
    71. Copyright vs Copywrite: Will Either of These Protect My Phrase?
    26:17
  11. 19.
    70. How Embracing Her Money Mindset Allowed Money Expert, Shannah Game, to Thrive Entrepreneurially
    32:19
  12. 20.
    69. Gorilla Glue vs Gorilla Snot, how does the USPTO determine likelihood of confusion.
    34:12
  13. 21.
    68. Can A Slogan Be Trademarked?
    40:51
  14. 22.
    67. SpelHouse Trademark Drama: Culture Vulture or Opportunist?
    36:39
  15. 23.
    66. How Taking The Leap of Faith Allowed Brittany Sharp to Become the Owner of Not One But TWO Successful Businesses
    39:33
  16. 24.
    65. Bonus Episode: Murray’s Law, Can a Domain Name be Trademarked?
    16:50
  17. 25.
    64. 2020 Reflection: Life Lessons In Unexpected Places
    11:55
  18. 26.
    63. How Embracing Her Passion Allowed Coach Mimi Jay to Overcome Obstacles, Serve Her Community, and Achieve Her Goals
    20:49
  19. 27.
    62. How Facing My Childhood Trauma Allowed Me to Transform into a Genius Receiver
    14:54
  20. 28.
    61. Top 3 Mistakes Entrepreneurs When Starting Their Business
    16:19
  21. 29.
    60. The Danger of Misclassifing an Employee as Independent Contractor
    11:57
  22. 30.
    59. How Being Exposed to the Gender Wage-Gap Pushed Jacqueline to Embrace Her Genius and Empower Women in the Workplace
    25:08
  23. 31.
    58. What Does Your Trademark Really Protect?
    12:00
  24. 32.
    57. Distraction vs Opportunities: How Putting Your Genius First Paves a Thriving Road
    12:00
  25. 33.
    56. Create the All-Star Business Team You NEED, by Avoiding These 4 Common Mistakes
    15:52
  26. 34.
    55. How being fired pushed Melissa into her purpose and allowed her to double her salary in less than a year
    31:18
  27. 35.
    54. How Finding My Genius Helped Me Have My Best Months, All While Enduring The Pandemic, Virtual School, and Working for Home.
    25:14
  28. 36.
    53. Everyone Doesn't Need A Trademark
    7:55
  29. 37.
    52. The Parallel Between Business and Fitness
    47:04
  30. 38.
    51. Owning Your Genius While Working With Other People
    15:53
  31. 39.
    50. Is Your Streamed Church Service Violating Copyright Laws
    11:50
  32. 40.
    49. Now's Not The Time To Quit
    15:30
  33. 41.
    48. How to Determine if Rebranding is Necessary
    14:47
  34. 42.
    47. Did Kobe Trademark Mamba And If So What Happens Now
    15:31
  35. 43.
    46. U.S Lawyer Files Trademark Application For Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan's Sussex Royal
    26:18
  36. 44.
    45. Target is Sued by Small Business Owner For Trademark Infringement
    15:39
  37. 45.
    44. My Dad's Friend Went To Jail For Copyright Infringement
    15:45
  38. 46.
    43. Kylie Jenner's Rise and Shine Trademark Application
    16:36
  39. 47.
    42. Lizzo Accused of Plagiarism But Is It Really? Truth Hurts
    15:14
  40. 48.
    41. What's the Real Scoop on Megan Thee Stallion's "Hot Girl Summer" Trademark?
    16:29
  41. 49.
    40. The Takeaway From The TFUE v FaZe Clan Contract Dispute
    16:53
  42. 50.
    39. Is Faceapp out to get all of your private information?
    14:26

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