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- Can software partly developed from third party software be exclusively licensed; can the bespoke parts of the software and the third party software be licensed separately?
- Is it acceptable if a service agreement between an IT provider and a company states that the IP will be assigned only on final payment; what is the risk to a company using software without the IP being assigned?
- Do university lectures generate performers' rights for the lecturers; if so, who owns the rights; can an employer seek to own performance rights if generated in the course of employment?
- Does Practical Law have a collaboration agreement between an author and an illustrator?
- Registration of logo as CTM where word mark has already been registered in Slovakia
Analysis and noter-up of the proposed new EU Data Protection Regulation, tracking comments and amendments made in the course of the EU legislative process.
An explanation and discussion of what binding corporate rules are and how they protect personal data.
- EU General Court finds shape mark consisting of a spring device devoid of distinctive character
- EU General Court finds likelihood of confusion between BIONECS and BIONECT word marks
- EU General Court confirms three-dimensional car drawings not distinctive as trade mark for land vehicles and toys
- 2015 Autumn Statement and Spending Review: key IP&IT announcements
- European Patent Office appeals board can deal with request for reimbursement of appeal fee after rectification
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