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1 Intellectual property rights indemnity 1.1 The Supplier shall defend the Customer against any third party claim that...
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9th Nov
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The Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (CDPA 1988) defines the author of a work as the person who created it. The author as creator is not always...
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9th Nov
Precedents
Option 1—deed executed by a company under its common seal (model articles, where the authorised signatory is an...
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9th Nov
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As of exit day (31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an...
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9th Nov
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Introduction to infringementA patent owner has to prove two elements before it can secure an infringement finding (and then an injunction, damages,...
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9th Nov
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IP laws are almost always national in nature. However, there are many conventions and treaties under which nations agree to provide minimum levels of...
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9th Nov
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As of exit day (31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note has been produced in partnership with Guy Pendell, Liz Williams and Kushal Gandhi of CMS.STOP PRESS: This Practice Note is under...
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9th Nov
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An intellectual property (IP) owner may choose to license its IP to a third party. This can be an effective route to generating revenue while...
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Produced in partnership with Jessica Stretch 12th Jan
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This Practice Note describes and explains the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) process and covers:•Application of the UDRP•Purpose...
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Produced in partnership with Emily Taylor of Oxford Information Labs 12th Jan
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As of exit day (31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an...
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9th Nov
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In order to establish that an unauthorised use or dealing in a product or process amounts to infringement of a patent it is necessary to prove that:•a...
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9th Nov
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This practice note provides an overview of the main types of dispute resolution that are an alternative to litigation. As well as covering the main...
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Produced in partnership with Boyes Turner LLP 12th Jan
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A director who is in any way, directly or indirectly, interested in:•a proposed transaction or arrangement with the company of which they are a...
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9th Nov
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Unlike many other countries, the UK has no unfair competition law. Brand owners seeking to prevent competitors from marketing ‘copycat’ products or...
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9th Nov
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Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day ie Friday 31 January 2020 has implications for practitioners dealing with provisions in the CPR...
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9th Nov

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No deal Brexit—enforcement of judgments [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note covers the situation where the UK and the EU do not reach an agreement...
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Produced in partnership with Angharad Parry of 20 Essex Street 15th May
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No deal Brexit—jurisdiction (EU Member States and the Brussels regime) [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not...
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15th May
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No deal Brexit—mediation [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note covers the situation where the UK and the EU do not reach any agreement regarding...
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15th May
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Tracker—Hague Convention on Choice of Courts AgreementsThis Tracker is for use when determining whether a country is a signatory to the Hague...
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Produced in partnership with Cara North of Lipman Karas 15th May
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Brexit implementation period—applicable law [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note...
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15th May
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Brexit—service of documents [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. This Practice Note considers the impact...
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15th May
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Brexit implementation period—jurisdiction [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note considers...
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15th May
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Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements (jurisdiction and enforcement)—Brexit considerationsDefinitionsThis Practice Note uses the following...
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Produced in partnership with Cara North of Lipman Karas 15th May
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Brexit implementation period—service of documents [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note...
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15th May
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Brexit—applicable law [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. The UK and EU’s specific proposals for...
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15th May
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Brexit—settlement [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. This Practice Note considers the impact that Brexit...
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15th May
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Brexit—enforcement of judgments [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. The UK and EU’s specific proposals for...
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15th May
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Brexit implementation period—enforcement [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note considers...
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15th May
Practice notes
No deal Brexit—applicable law [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note covers the situation...
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15th May
Practice notes
Brexit—jurisdiction [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. The UK and EU’s specific proposals for dealing...
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15th May
Practice notes
Brexit implementation period—settlement [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note considers...
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15th May
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No deal Brexit—jurisdiction (UK and the Brussels regime) [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice...
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15th May
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No deal Brexit—jurisdiction (UK and the Lugano Convention) [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This...
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15th May
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The effect of Brexit on UK competition lawThis Practice Note considers what UK competition law will look like after the end of the Brexit transition...
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15th May
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What does IP completion day mean for Commercial?11 pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marked the end of the implementation period put in place to enable the...
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15th May

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