University of the Arts London Own It - Creative London Intellectual Property Advice Service Creative London

Advice: Need Legal Help? Access Our Free IP Advice Centre

Own It offers registered users the ability to ask us specific advice about any issue you may be facing with intellectual property.

Please register to access our free advice system.

Before sending an advice request, please check the FAQ section to see if your question has already been answered. For example, you can find answers to questions such as 'how do I copyright my work?' and 'how do I register a trademark?'.

Own It Free IP Clinics - 45 minutes free with a specialist lawyer

Own It are offering free, yes, free!, one-to-one advice sessions with specialist lawyers to help you solve your IP issues.

What Do You Get?
Up to 45 minutes FREE with an IP lawyer: just you and them!

To Discuss What?
Any business related IP issue that you need legal help with. From contracts, licensing, royalty agreements, and collaborative projects to copyright infringement, appropriation or assignment, equity agreements, and design registration. Basically, whatever Intellectual Property issue you need guidance on.

Where Will The Surgeries Take Place?
The Own It Free IP Legal Advice Clinics will take place at the Own It offices, (so you will also get to meet the Own It team!) or, in special circumstances, the clinics will be held at the lawyers' offices.

Then you need to know. . .

How You Claim Your Free Session With An Own It Lawyer
Just two simple steps!

  1. Check that your question hasn't already been answered in the FAQ section of the Own It website (this will save you and us a lot of time!)
  2. If you can't find the information on our site then you can email Own It at - in the subject line please put Advice Query. We will need your Name, Address, Postcode, Email address, and description of your query.

Brilliant Huh?

Please note: You cannot use the Own It IP clinics for any existing legal
claims or for second opinions on any legal intervention already taking

Find out more about the lovely law firms that are taking part in the free Own It IP clinics - click here to read the lawyer biographies.


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