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AI and IP: What you need to know
posted on May 21, 2017

Toby Bond, associate at Bird & Bird, explains the intellectual property challenges being faced by businesses using artificial intelligence.

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IP Law: The Startup & Scaleup Guide
posted on March 27, 2017

We’re proud to introduce our guide to IP law – the first in a series of guides on topics key to the success of your growing UK tech business.

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Doctor, doctor, do I need a robust intellectual property strategy?
posted on July 25, 2016

Helen Burt, of Ignition Law, discusses why having a solid intellectual property strategy is crucial for businesses of all stages.

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7 ways to ensure your tech startup is due diligence ready
posted on July 14, 2016

Fiona Stevens, partner and patent attorney at Gill Jennings & Every details how innovative businesses need to make sure they are due diligence ready when looking for investment. The importance of due diligence in any deal, whether it’s a takeover or an injection of investment capital, cannot be over emphasised. The purpose of due diligence is…

£750k Government competition announced for next-generation of student entrepreneurs
posted on October 15, 2014

A new £750k competition was announced today to help support students with clever and innovative ideas. Launched by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, the StudentshIP Enterprise Awards will offer between £10,000 and £100,000 to a range of university projects. Students will be able to bid for portions of the £750k purse with both in-house projects and…

I’m co-developing my product – so who owns the IP?
posted on February 7, 2014

In the absence of any agreement, where two or more people jointly produce a copyright work or design or invent something, they will generally be joint owners of the resulting intellectual property (IP). They may own it in equal or unequal shares. The nature of the ownership will depend on the facts (in particular any…

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