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IP Law with q-Legal
November 23, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Does your role in your charity or social enterprise involve regular contact with its name and brand, publications, website designs, videos, institutional know-how, or campaign ideas?
This workshop will cover:
- What qLegal is and the different services we provide
- Copyright – What is copyright and what does it protect? What rights do you have? Common misconceptions and practical steps to protect your copyright.
- Trade marks – The basics of trade mark law and practice, including registering trade marks, ‘passing off’ (unregistered trade mark rights), and best practices for checking new names and brands are free to use.
- Ways to commercialise your IPR (e.g. assignment, licensing, franchising, joint ventures and spinoffs). The advantages/disadvantages of each.
qLegal is an award winning law clinic at Queen Mary University of London, providing pro bono advice and resources to start-ups and entrepreneurs. For more information, please visit http://www.qlegal.qmul.ac.uk/about/ and follow qLegal on Youtube, Instagram and Twitter @qLegal_.
This is a free workshop and places will be offered on a first come first serve basis. Please click here to sign up to secure your space. If you need to cancel your place, please get in touch.