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Intellectual Property Law
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Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
(+ optional 5 minute online quiz)
Plays on Computer:
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Course Aims:

This CPDcast aims to assess the various intellectual property rights which are used to protect brands in the fashion industry, including patents, trademarks, registered design rights and unregistered design rights. Emily Peters from Bird & Bird reviews the use of these rights, using examples from the industry to illustrate their effect.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Understand the characteristics of the fashion industry which make it different from other industries from an IP perspective;
  • Know which IP rights are common in the fashion industry;
  • Know the requisite characteristics that must be shown for these rights to be claimed.
Level:
Beginner Difficulty: 1 of 5
Classification:
Introduction
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In this CPDcast Emily Peters from Bird & Bird discusses the intellectual property rights which are common in the fashion industry, explaining how each right comes into effect and exactly what it is capable of protecting.

podcast added 20/07/2010

Podcast last reviewed: 2012-01-30

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