Edmans Co is the protection of intellectual property
We have a broad experience in a wide range of legal issues pertaining to intellectual property rights, including all major aspects of trademark, copyright and patent law, with a particularly strong experience in information technology, digital media, film and music rights.
Our lawyers’ experience includes:
- Representing an IT start-up in a defence to an opposition to a trademark registration application raised by a renowned jewellery brand.
- Advising a chain of restaurants on several trademark registrations.
- Advising a Russian IT company on patent applications across multiple jurisdictions.
- Advising a digital content agency on legal arrangements with film directors and producers.
- Advising a music distribution business on licensing publishing and recording rights from various writers and artists.
- Advising a music rights agency on licensing music content for to the use in advertising by several renowned brands.
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Exploring the Various Types of Intellectual Property Rights
Intellectual property rights (IPR) play a crucial role in safeguarding the creations of individuals and businesses. These rights grant exclusive legal protections for intangible assets, enabling creators to control and benefit from their innovations, inventions, and creative works. In this article, we will explore the main types of intellectual property rights and their significance in today’s knowledge-based economy.
- Copyright: Copyright is one of the most common forms of intellectual property rights. It protects original literary, artistic, musical, and dramatic works, including books, paintings, songs, and movies. Copyright grants creators the exclusive right to reproduce, distribute, display, and perform their works, as well as the right to authorize others to do so. It typically lasts for the author’s lifetime plus a certain number of years.
- Trademarks: Trademarks are symbols, logos, phrases, or designs that distinguish goods or services of one entity from others. They serve as identifiers of brand origin and help consumers recognize and associate quality and reputation with a particular product or service. Trademark protection prevents others from using similar marks that could create confusion among consumers…
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