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Protecting your ideas - Intellectual Property
Intellectual property is vital to the business process. Knowing how to protect your idea, whether it’s an invention or a brand name, can save you a lot of time and money. Read on to find out about patents, trademarks, copyright and registered designs.
If you have an invention or idea, it’s important that you understand your intellectual property and how to exploit it.
Find out how intellectual property protects assets that may be integral to the core services of the business and overall long-term viability.
Find out how to stop others from making, using or selling your invention without your permission.
Find out all you need to know about registered designs for your small business
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One-to-one advice meetings to help you take the next big step and secure your place on the high street.
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You already know a little about intellectual property, now take the next step to learn more at this workshop with the Intellectual Property Office.
This event is open to entrepreneurs, inventors, innovators, pre-start businesses and anyone who is interested in researching companies.