Are Patents The Best Option For Startups

Are patents the best option for startups?

Linkilaw Intellectual Property

Every business will own some sort of intellectual property, often being one of its most valuable assets. It could be anything from the product, service, designs, creative branding or know-how. There are different ways in which you can protect your work and secrets, these are primarily through patents, copyrights, and trademarks. Are patents the best option for startups? A patent …


What Effect Will The Unified Court Have On IP?

Linkilaw Business News, Company Law

You may have heard recently that the Minister of State for Intellectual Property (IP), Baroness Lucy Neville-Rolfe, confirmed in November last year that the UK would ratify the EU unitary patent and concurrent Unified Patent Court (UPC), which is an international patent court. Wait, but what about Brexit, isn’t this supposed to halt the founding of the Court and UK’s …