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  • How can I protect my ideas when meeting prospective clients?

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    It is important before entering into negotiations with any third parties or prospective clients to be aware of how your work or idea is or might already be protected by the various intellectual…
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    Published: 12.11.09 at 11:23

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  • Don't get ripped off!

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    Being copied and someone else ripping off your creative ideas is a major concern once you start to sell, publicise and promote your creative work. You need to protect your ideas and make sure you…
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    Published: 23.07.07 at 19:30

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  • All that glitters...

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    When you show your work on websites, at trade shows or enter into relationships with national or international manufacturers, how can you safeguard against being copied? In addition, what sorts…
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    Published: 09.05.07 at 19:30

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  • How not to get ripped off in design

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    Being copied and someone else ripping off your creative ideas is a major concern once you start to sell, publicise and promote your creative work. You need to protect your ideas and make sure you…
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    Published: 09.11.06 at 18:00

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  • Reusing design

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    Reusing existing design and making new products is environmentally friendly, resourceful and clever. What's more, it appeals as much to the eco-warrior as to the design guru. However reusing someone…
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    Published: 21.09.06 at 19:30

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  • Knowing your festival rights

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    Are the issues of ownership impacting on the development of your festival? If you're worried about protecting your event concept and production ideas then this podcast will explode some of the…
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    Published: 20.06.07 at 19:30

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  • How to copyright your work

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    Copyright gives those who invest the skill and effort to create original work the right to prevent others from copying them. There is no copyright in ideas or concepts, but rather in the expression…
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    Published: 01.11.08 at 09:30

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  • How to protect an idea or innovation

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    It is essential that you protect all your IP rights, in so far as you are able, before and during your negotiations with third parties. There are numerous mechanisms by which your idea or innovation…
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    Published: 01.09.08 at 10:30

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  • How can I protect my IP?

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    There are various ways to protect your IP, but you should first identify what IP it is that you own by identifying all your creative 'assets'. Everything from your logo and domain name, to your…
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    Published: 01.11.08 at 09:30

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