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Legal news round-up April 2019

Date: 16 April 2019

By: Fanny Marshall

GDPR: How businesses have adapted their technology

Date: 16 April 2019

By: Victoria Harrison

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Can I use an image I've found online?

Many businesses use images every day for social media in particular, but how many of us question whether we are legally entitled to use the image?

Date: 7 September 2015   By: Guest contributor

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How to stop your ideas being stolen by your supply chain

If you've worked hard to build up a brand or come up with a new product or process, you have intellectual property (IP). You probably know that your IP is at risk; others may try to copy your idea or pass off their products under your brand. This is known as infringement and can cause financial and ...

Date: 28 October 2014   By: Guest contributor

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Why many patent holders are being ripped off on their renewal fees

More than eight million patents are held worldwide by thousands of businesses, many of which do not know they are paying far more than necessary to renew their patents.

Date: 25 September 2014   By: Guest contributor

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Copyright law: a sword and a shield on the blogging battlefield

You don’t need to be a legal expert to make your blog work for you. You simply need a sense of legal and commercial awareness. And if you are on a website like this one, you are already using those skills. So, here are a few copyright hints for the blogging battlefield.

Date: 20 May 2014   By: James Murphy

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