While 2010 was an amazing year for innovation and the creation of new technology, it is anticipated that 2011 will bring consolidation and further growth to the IT industry and as a consequence more scrutiny and attention to the underlying intellectual property.
Many individuals, including those contemplating divorce, will be reaching out to you for answers to a variety of tax-related divorce questions. So, this may be the best time to revisit some of the questions you may be faced with.
In this article, Intellectual Property Expert, Dr Maria Anassutzi explains the key steps that a company must take in order to protect its online brand, trademarks and reputation.
In this article Dr Maria Anassutzi, Intellectual Property Expert, further explains the contractual documents involved when setting up a joint venture company in order to transfer to it…
This second part of the article follows on from the previous one which touched on how to start the review and identify key commercial contracts and key considerations for both customers and suppliers.
In this article Dr Maria Anassutzi, Intellectual Property Expert, discusses a different aspect of intellectual property. In particular, the importance of compliance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and provides a clear explanation and useful guide how to ensure compliance.
In this 2-part article Dr Maria Anassutzi, Intellectual Property Expert, will be revealing 4 key reasons why businesses should regularly and periodically review their contractual relationships and commercial contracts and how to go about doing so.
Small businesses sometimes make the mistake of following an informal arrangement for employing people without any formal employment contract or written proof of compensation or remuneration.
The end of an outsourcing relationship, when the customer wishes to resume control of the relevant services or transfer them to another supplier highlights the importance of ownership …
When my employer downsized and I first wanted to start my business, I wanted to consult a lawyer, because I had several questions coming up in my mind.
A key risk for an intellectual property owner is an infringement action and a challenge to the validity of its intellectual property rights.
When my employer downsized and I first wanted to start my business, I wanted to consult a lawyer, because I had several questions coming up in my mind. I approached my friends, relatives and searched in the internet to locate a lawyer to answer my questions.
When starting a business relationship with a customer or client, you want to make sure you understand exactly what the customer is asking for.