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  • The Court System for IP in England and Wales

    If your IP dispute reaches the litigation stage there are various different forums of dispute according to the size and nature of the claim in question. The following factsheet provides an overview…

    Published 03.04.13 at 14:58
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  • Increased threshold of £10,000 for the small claims track

    Small Claims Track in the Patents Court The small claims track in the PCC introduced in October 2012, discussed here, is intended to be a suitable option for disputes in which the infringement…

    Published 25.03.13 at 16:13
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  • Fashion Design - Free inspiration or worth protecting?

    When it comes to the fashion industry there are a range of rights available to designers. Alice Stagg, from Wragge & Co solicitors goes through each of the these rights to protect…

    Published 20.03.13 at 12:11
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  • Nowhere to hide - at least for now

    The judgment handed down on 6 February 2013 by the Court of Appeal of England and Wales, in Football DataCo v Stan James and Sportradar, may well be a 'game changer' for Pinterest, Tumblr and other…

    Published 18.03.13 at 14:21
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  • Re-using Designs Factsheet

    The re-use of design may occur in two ways: recycling existing products (otherwise known as 'upcycling') or borrowing from existing designs (sometimes referred to as design homage…

    Published 13.03.13 at 11:03
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  • Fashion Business Partnerships: IP as an Asset

    Fashion can be a resource and labour intensive business. To get your fashion business off the ground it is likely that you will need to secure funding from outside investors, which may…

    Published 13.03.13 at 09:43
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  • Copyright Protection in China: Know Before You Go

    Copyright is a form of intellectual property (IP) that protects a creator's exclusive right to control who reproduces or alters the product of their original creative effort. Copyright protects…

    Published 11.03.13 at 10:35
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  • How to enforce your rights and resolve disputes - The Professionals

    Three professionals with expertise in regard to legal issues in the creative industry provide their perspective on how best to resolve IP disputes and enforce your rights. Listen to Dids Macdonald…

    Published 27.02.13 at 12:40
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  • How to enforce your rights and resolve disputes - The Creatives

    Rachael Taylor shares her story of infringement of her textile designs by a large retailer. Photographer David Hoffman and Justin Fielder, owner of a gift design company, Temple Island Collection…

    Published 27.02.13 at 11:36
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  • Mediation - The main providers

    Mediation acts as an alternative forum of resolution for IP disputes and can be much more cost and time efficient than the traditional court process. A neutral third person acts as the mediator…

    Published 20.02.13 at 14:11
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