IP clauses

IP clauses guidance:

Background Intellectual Property means any and all Intellectual Property Rights that are not Foreground Intellectual Property, owned or controlled by the relevant party...

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1 Definitions 1.1 In this clause: Brand Guidelines means the guidelines produced by the Licensor setting out the manner in which the Trade Marks[ and Designs] may be...

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Set out below are standard clauses for IP contracts, drafted from the viewpoints of different parties. In each case, the clause has been drafted first from a ‘neutral’...

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Confidential Information—mutual ‘Confidential Information’ means all information of a confidential nature (in whatever form) which relates to the Purpose and is received...

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1 Confidentiality clause—mutual—using in-clause definitions Authorised Persons has the meaning given to it in clause 1.1; Confidential Information has the meaning given...

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Copyright means the property right subsisting by the law of any applicable jurisdiction in any literary, dramatic, musical, artistic work, and in any sound recording,...

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DRAFTING FOR BREXIT: For the latest information on the impact of Brexit on the drafting, negotiation and enforceability of this Precedent, see Practice Notes:...

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Design means any design, whether registered or unregistered, wherever in the world arising, any application for a registered design right and any registered design right...

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This Agreement is made on [insert date] (the Commencement Date) between the following parties (each a ‘party’ and together the ‘parties’): Parties 1 [insert supplier...

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Goodwill means the identifiable and well-established reputation and profile in its market(s) of a trading entity (whether or not connected with or reliant on the Trade...

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Intellectual Property Rights means copyright, rights related to copyright such as moral rights and performers rights, patents, rights in inventions, rights in...

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The ScheduleIntellectual Property Rights 1 1.1 [Copyright works Description of Copyright workNature of work (eg literary, artistic, databases, etc)Date of creation of...

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Pro-assignor version 1 Definitions 1.1 In this Agreement: Assigned Intellectual Property Rights means the Intellectual Property Rights detailed in Schedule [insert...

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Pro-licensor version 1 Definitions clause 1.1 In this Agreement: [Intellectual Property Rights means copyright, rights related to copyright such as moral rights and...

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1 Definitions 1.1 In this clause: Background Intellectual Property means any and all Intellectual Property Rights that are not Foreground Intellectual Property, owned or...

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Neutral versionIntellectual Property Rights: means any and all copyright, rights in inventions, patents, know-how, trade secrets, trade marks and trade names, service...

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1 Definitions and interpretation 1.1 In this Agreement [unless the context otherwise requires]: Business means the business of [insert description of the business being...

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1 Definitions and interpretation 1.1 Definitions Business means the business of [insert description of the business being sold/bought] operated by the Seller and all...

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1 Definitions and interpretation 1.1 In this Agreement [unless the context otherwise requires]: Business Information means all data, information, know-how and techniques...

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1 Definitions and interpretation 1.1 In this Agreement [unless the context otherwise requires]: Business Information means all data, information, know-how and techniques...

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Know-how means inventions, discoveries, improvements, processes, formulae, techniques, specifications, technical information, methods, the results and procedures for...

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Patent means all patents or letters patent, claims in any patent and applications for the same, rights deriving priority from any of the aforesaid and the right to apply...

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1 Definitions 1.1 In this clause: Brand means the Trade Marks,[ Designs,] goodwill and other Intellectual Property Rights relating to the luxury brand [insert name of...

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Withholding taxes Assignor-friendly—gross-up clause 1 Any sum payable under this [agreement] shall be paid free and clear of any deduction or withholding in respect of...

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Withholding taxes Licensor-friendly—gross-up clause 1 Any sum payable under this [agreement] shall be paid free and clear of any deduction or withholding in respect of...

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Standard clauses—general Definitions 1 Active Sales means actively approaching individual customers or marketing/advertising directly to specific customer groups, or...

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Standard clause—general Definitions 1 Active Sales means actively approaching individual customers or marketing/advertising directly to specific customer groups, or...

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Territory means [[list the specific countries, states or regions which form the territory] OR the [countries OR states OR regions] listed in Schedule [insert schedule...

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1 Intellectual property rights indemnity 1.1 The Supplier shall indemnify and keep indemnified and hold the Customer[ the Service Recipients,][ any members of its Group...

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