Changes to copyright protection for industrial designs

Posted by Jill Bainbridge on
The period of protection for creative designs manufactured by an industrial process has been extended from 25 years ( from the date of first marketing) to the life of the artist plus 70 years.

The impact of this change has been reviewed in an article in The Times and Jill Bainbridge, Head of our Intellectual Property team, comments  in the article on these changes. 

Please see full article here.

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Heading up the firm’s Intellectual property group and Trade Mark prosecution team, Jill specialises in IP and IT disputes. She also heads the Commercial Litigation teams in Wales and the South.

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