Publishing

Publishing guidance:

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 implementation...

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Typefaces are a key component of a brand identity, using a unique typeface helps a business to distinguish itself from its competitors. Many businesses will select or...

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Click here to download the latest Telecoms and Media 2019 report, published by Getting the Deal Through. Jurisdictions covered The following jurisdictions are covered in...

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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 implementation...

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Produced in partnership with Jessica Stretch, IP Consultant From: [insert name and address of individual] To: [insert name and address of photographer] Date: [insert...

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This Practice Note is aimed primarily at brands wanting to use influencers for particular social marketing campaigns and advertising promotions. It is intended to give an...

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General IP Notices © Copyright [business name] [year eg 2019]. All rights reserved. [Trade mark]® is a [registered] trade mark of [business name]. [business name] is the...

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This new starter guide provides an introduction to copyright law. It focuses on highlighting the basic principles that apply and includes numerous links to other...

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When parties collaborate on creative projects or research and development, complex questions arise about the ownership of any resulting intellectual property (IP). Joint...

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Letter of claim [Alleged infringer’s name and address] [Date] Dear [insert organisation name] Copyright infringement: [Name and description of copyright works] We are...

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Hyperlinking to us [You may not provide a link to our website without our express written consent. If you wish to provide a link to our website, please provide details...

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Click here to download the Market Intelligence: Telecoms and media 2016 guide, published by Getting the Deal Through. Jurisdictions covered The following jurisdictions...

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The nature of moral rights The Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (CDPA 1988) confers a number of personal rights on authors that are additional to their economic...

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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 implementation...

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Produced in partnership with Simon Goldberg of Simons Muirhead & Burton LLP This Agreement is made on [date]. Parties 1 [[Author’s name] of [insert address] OR [Company...

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Overview This Practice Note gives a short overview of the legal and contractual framework for the publishing industry with introductory background on some of the key...

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The most common way for an author of general consumer books to be remunerated is by advance payment from a publisher (an advance) and subsequent additional payments...

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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 maintaining ownership of...

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Waiver of moral rights To: [insert name of party] of [address] ('you', 'your') From: [insert name of party] of [address] ('we', 'us') Date: [date] Dear [insert name]...

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