Protecting Intellectual Property
At any one time we are handing hundreds of IP disputes around the world. Our IP monitoring services help identify potential problems for clients and enable swift action to be taken at an early stage.
This might be litigation in court where our Dispute Resolution has a first class reputation having appeared in many recent leading IP cases It may however be capable of resolution more cost effectively through actions such as oppositions, revocations and cancellation actions before the relevant UK or international IP office, domain name registration complaint procedures or take down request.
Our services include:
- IP monitoring for early warning of potential infringements
- court actions
- IP office actions
- domain name disputes
- mediation of IP disputes
- UK, EU and international scope
Nigel Dewar Gibb comments for Music & Copyright: Copyright issues in audio streaming stem from complicated digital royalty structures03 March 2017
Nigel Dewar Gibb has written an article for Music & Copyright, a fortnightly research service covering global copyright and legal issues affecting the music industry.
Design Protection27 December 2008
For many years, the law has allowed businesses to protect certain types of design, but recent years have brought substantial changes to design law both in the UK and in Europe, with the harmonisation of national design law in the various EU member states and the introduction of the Community design.