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Entries Labeled: Intellectual Property Law (80)

 

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Account of Profits

Definition of Account of Profits In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Account of Profits : A remedy that a claimant can claim as an alternative to damages in certain circumstances, e.g. in an action for breach of *copyright. A successful claimant is [...]

Categories: A, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Criminal law, Legislation, su1, and Y. Tags: AC, Intellectual Property Law, and Short Read.



Assignment

Definition of Assignment In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Assignment : 1. The transfer of a *chose in action by one person (the assignor) to another (the assignee). By the rules of the common law, this was not permissible. If, for example, A was owed a [...]

Categories: A, Business Law, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Contract Formation , Criminal law, Intellectual Property, Legislation, su1, and Y. Tags: AS, Copyright, Intellectual Property, Intellectual Property Law, Legal Practice Terms, and Partner Relations.



Bare Licensee

Definition of Bare Licensee In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Bare Licensee : A person who uses or occupies land by permission of the owner but has no legal or equitable interest in it. Such permission is personal to him; thus he cannot transfer it. He [...]

Categories: B, Commercial Law, Intellectual Property, and su1. Tags: BA, Intellectual Property Law, Licensing Law, and Short Read.



Chancery Division

Definition of Chancery Division In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Chancery Division : The division of the *High Court of Justice created by the Judicature Acts 1873-75 to replace the *Court of Chancery. The work of the Division is principally concerned [...]

Categories: C, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Criminal law, Legislation, su1, and Y. Tags: CH, Intellectual Property Law, and Short Read.



Conveyancing

Definition of Conveyancing In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Conveyancing : The procedures involved in validly creating, extinguishing, and transferring ownership of interests in land. Only a practising solicitor or *licensed conveyancer may charge a fee [...]

Categories: Administrative Law, C, Commercial Law, Environmental Law, Intellectual Property, and su1. Tags: CO, Environment, Environmental Law, Financial Law, Intellectual Property Law, Licensing Law, Mortgages, Planning Law, and Urban.



Copyright

Definition of Copyright In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Copyright : The exclusive right to reproduce or authorize others to reproduce artistic, dramatic, literary, or musical works. It is conferred by the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988, which [...]

Categories: Business Law, C, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Criminal law, Intellectual Property, Legislation, su1, and Y. Tags: CO, Copyright, Crown, Cyber Law, Cybersecurity, Data Protection, Featured, Intellectual Property, and Intellectual Property Law.



Copyright, Designs And Patents Act 1988

Concept of Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 in IP Law [rtbs name="intellectual-property-law"]Lambert defined copyright, designs and patents act 1988 as follows: A codification of copyright, rights in performances and design right law in the UK together with substantial amendments to the [...]

Categories: C, Commercial Law, Criminal law, su1, and Y. Tags: CO, Intellectual Property Law, and Short Read.



Costs

Definition of Costs In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Costs : Sums payable for legal services. A distinction is drawn between contentious and noncontentious costs (broadly, the distinction between costs relating to litigious and nonlitigious [...]

Categories: C, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Criminal law, Legislation, Procedure Law, su1, and Y. Tags: CO, Costs, Intellectual Property Law, and Long Read.



Damages

Definition of Damages The award by court or prior mutual agreement for a breach of contract. In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Damages : A sum of money awarded by a court as compensation for a tort or a breach of contract. Damages are usually a [...]

Categories: Criminal law, D, and su1. Tags: Clinical Negligence, Criminal Law, DA, Damages, Dangerous, Intellectual Property Law, Legal Practice Terms, Libel and Slander, Long Read, Most Popular, Procedural Law, Professional Negligence, Real Estate, and Remedies.



Data

Diversity data in relation with the Courts and Tribunals in England The Judicial Appointments Commission (JAC), a non-departmental public body, publishes a bulletin of Official Statistics, covering the diversity profile of selection exercises twice a year. The period 1 April 2014 to 30 [...]

Categories: Business Law, D, Intellectual Property, Judiciary, and su1. Tags: Cyber Law, Cybersecurity, Data Protection, DI, and Intellectual Property Law.



Database

Definition of Database In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Database : An organized collection of information held on a computer. Databases are usually protected by *copyright in the UK under the Copyright Designs and Patents Act 1988 and the EU Directive [...]

Categories: Business Law, D, Intellectual Property, and su1. Tags: DA, Intellectual Property Law, and Short Read.



Entertainment

Entertainment building in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Entertainment building in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: a place of entertainment or recreation other than sports stadia, including bingo halls, broadcasting, recording and film studios open to the public, [...]

Categories: Commercial Law, E, Intellectual Property, and su1. Tags: Buildings, Club Law, EN, Intellectual Property Law, Licensing Law, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Exhaustion of Rights

Definition of Exhaustion of Rights In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Exhaustion of Rights : A free-trade principle which holds that, once goods are put on the market, owners of *intellectual property rights in those goods, who made the goods or allowed [...]

Categories: E, Intellectual Property, and su1. Tags: Copyright, EX, Intellectual Property, Intellectual Property Law, and Short Read.



Geographical Indication (“GI”)

Concept of Geographical Indication (“GI”) in IP Law [rtbs name="intellectual-property-law"]Lambert defined geographical indication (“gi”) as follows: A distinctive sign used to identify a product as originating in the territory of a particular country, region or locality where such quality, [...]

Categories: Commercial Law, Criminal law, G, su1, and Y. Tags: GE and Intellectual Property Law.



Grant

Definition of Grant In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Grant : 1. The creation or transfer of the ownership of property (e.g. an estate or interest in land) by written instrument; for example, the grant of a lease. (See also lie in grant). 2. A [...]

Categories: Business Law, Civil Law, G, Intellectual Property, and su1. Tags: GR, Intellectual Property Law, and Property.



Hacking

Definition of Hacking In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Hacking : Gaining unauthorized access to a computer system. This is a summary offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. Under this Act it is also an offence, triable summarily or on indictment, to [...]

Categories: Business Law, H, Intellectual Property, and su1. Tags: Cyber Law, Cybersecurity, Data Protection, HA, Intellectual Property Law, and Short Read.



Injunction

Concep of Injunction in Procedural Law In this context, a short definition of Injunction may be the following: A court order prohibiting a person from doing something or requiring a person to do something. Meaning of Injunction The following is an old definition of Injunction [1]: A remedial [...]

Categories: I and su1. Tags: IN, Intellectual Property Law, and Procedural Law.



Intellectual Property (“IP”)

Concept of Intellectual Property (“IP”) in IP Law [rtbs name="intellectual-property-law"]Lambert defined intellectual property (“ip”) as follows: The collective name for the bundle of laws that protect investment in an intellectual asset.   Example include patents, copyrights, trade marks and [...]

Categories: Commercial Law, Criminal law, I, su1, and Y. Tags: IN and Intellectual Property Law.



Intellectual Property Audit

Concept of Intellectual property audit in IP Law [rtbs name="intellectual-property-law"]Lambert defined intellectual property audit as follows: A systematic review of the intellectual assets owned or used by a business, their legal protection, the title by which they are held or licensed and [...]

Categories: Commercial Law, Criminal law, I, su1, and Y. Tags: IN, Intellectual Property Law, and Short Read.



Intellectual Property Enterprise Court (“IPEC”)

Concept of Intellectual Property Enterprise Court (“IPEC”) in IP Law [rtbs name="intellectual-property-law"]Lambert defined intellectual property enterprise court (“ipec”) as follows: A specialist court within the Chancery Division of the High Court of Justice which hears IP cases for damages [...]

Categories: Commercial Law, Criminal law, I, su1, and Y. Tags: IN and Intellectual Property Law.