Are trade secrets lost when you are hacked?
There is an inevitability about cyber-attacks – they will happen to all of us, just ask the UK government. What will be lost when you are hacked? Trade secrets are very fragi
Moving into new markets? Is your Intellectual Property ready?
Expanding into new markets? Then consider your Intellectual Property position.
How important is intellectual property to business?
Your Business Intellectual Property needs to be relevant for your stage of development and the type the competitive marketplace you operate in.
Do investors care if we don’t own our Intellectual Property (IP)?
Having IP is important to investors as it provides confidence that there are barriers to competitors copying your business.
Does Intellectual Property help business grow?
Intellectual Property can help a business to protect competitive advantage, defend market share and support growth.
What are trade secrets? Does my company need trade secrets?
Trade secrets are one of your most valuable IP rights yet most companies have not taken simple steps to identify, value and protect them You don't really have trade secrets until y
Do I really need a trademark?
Trademark registration depends on your business objectives for that trademark: For example do you envisage that you will be trading in France in the next five years?
Is Patent Box only for engineering companies?
Engineering companies do benefit from the Patent Box, but so do companies in a range of other sectors.
What is due diligence?
Would you hire a head of cyber security who had links to the KGB ? Such due diligence is usually quite a serious and thorough exercise. However, it appears due diligence
Patent box: Does the whole product need to be patented?
Only one essential element of how the product or service works needs to be patented to qualify for patent box relief