If you are thinking about expanding your business to other countries, or run an online business that can be accessed by people all over the world, then you may want to think about protecting your brand with international trade marks. If your business isn’t protected, then someoneRead more
Trade marks registration can be a complicated process. This is why the entire process can take between 4 to 5 months. There is no guarantee that the trade mark will be registered, but if clear guide lines are followed and a trade mark attorney is involved, your trade mark has a goodRead more
From the 23rd of March, there have been changes to the EU trade mark registration process. This post has been updated to reflect those changes.
The European Union (EU) provides business owners an opportunity to register a trade mark in all the member states of the EU through a EU Trade
A patent is used to protect an invention. It gives the owner complete ownership of an invention and the right to take legal action anyone who uses, sells or copies the inventions without permission. The ownership usually lasts for 20 years.
A patent application can take a longRead more
IP is essentially a person's work that needs to be protected so that no one else can financially benefit or gain recognition for the work. There are four types of intellectual property (IP) which are listed as follows:
Copyright - Protection automatically granted to authorsRead more