The High Court has outlined what constitutes a business partnership in law following a dispute between a couple who ran a business together. The case involved Ms Burnett and Mr Barker. Barker had set up a business as a sole trader offering fire safety services at events. Burnett was working for a company that dealt
A business may have taken years to develop its brands, designs, client materials and developed its knowhow. It is important to regularly consider how you protect that Intellectual Property or exploit it through licensing or joint ventures.
Talk to one of our friendly and experienced team on 01582 514000
We can assist your business in protecting your valuable intellectual property and we have close links with local firms of trademark and patent attorneys which assist with the registration of intellectual property rights both in the UK and abroad.
Our experienced team at Machins will work with you to achieve your objectives and regularly assist with the following:-
- Trademarks and Branding;
- Design Rights;
- Trade Secrets and Knowhow;
- Non-Disclosure Agreements / Confidential Information;
- Protecting rights in software;
- Licensing existing Intellectual Property Rights.
For further information on how we can help you with your Intellectual Property, please contact Sarah Liddiard.
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Presentation slides from the webinar ‘Getting to grips with data protection law post-Brexit’ which took place on Thursday 21st October 2021.
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Presentation slides from the webinar ‘A beginner’s guide to debt and equity finance in private limited companies’ which took place on Thursday 17th June 2021.