Closing in on copycats
- Standing up to the copiers. Baum, Stephanie // Cabinet Maker;6/27/2003, Issue 5344, p12
Examines how organizers of a furniture show are protecting the integrity of the exhibitors's furniture designs. Security as a factor when buying stand space; Role of a patent lawyer; Exhibitors' own approach to security.
- Get exhibition IP savvy. // Cabinet Maker;9/5/2008, Issue 5602, p14
The article reports on the impact of intellectual planning (IP) on furniture exhibitions in Great Britain. If getting IP right, exhibitors can expect to establish relationships, consolidate the intellectual capital in the brand and communicate the anti-copying policy on original design....
- EXHIBITION WATCH POINTS! // Cabinet Maker;9/11/2009, Issue 5654, p25
The article offers tips on how to secure personal designs during exhibitions which include having a no photography policy, having anti copying in design (ACID) stand sign, and ensuring there is documentation to prove the ownership of intellectual property (IP). It notes the importance of...
- Protecting your products against knockoffs. Calderwood, James A. // Ceramic Industry;Nov95, Vol. 145 Issue 6, p22
Gives advice on how companies engaged in ceramics can protect their products against knockoffs. Law dealing with commercial deceptions; Leeway for plaintiffs.
- USTR lists countries to monitor for textile copyright violations. // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;5/1/1995, Vol. 169 Issue 83, p24
Reports on the US Trade Representative's inclusion of Indonesia, Pakistan and Singapore in its watch list for violating textile design copyrights.
- SHOWCASING NEW PRODUCTS. // Cabinet Maker;9/11/2009, Issue 5654, p24
The article reports on the acceptance of Anti Copying In Design (ACID) Accredited Exhibitions by 100% Design and Decorex Fabrics of worldwide buyers for their exhibitions in Great Britain. It notes the importance of intellectual property (IP) planning for the exhibitions as a key calendar...
- CLONES, BONES AND TWILIGHT ZONES: PROTECTING THE DIGITAL PERSONAL OF THE QUICK, DEAD AND THE IMAGINARY. Beard, Joseph J. // Berkeley Technology Law Journal;Fall2001, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p1165
Examines various laws employed to protect virtual humans against unauthorized reproduction in the United States. Application of copyright and trade mark laws; Responsiveness of laws to the era of virtual humans; Issues on intellectual property.
- A law designed to protect your look. Stone, David // Packaging Magazine;6/20/2002, Vol. 5 Issue 12, p16
Comments on the implications of legal protection for the innovative look of products for packaging in European Union countries. Existing legal protection for packaging design; Key provisions of the design right laws.
- What to do about patents. Jesse, Emma // Finance Week;03/31/2000, p28
Focuses on patenting of inventions. Reasons for patenting an invention; Ways by which patents can protect inventions; Foreign patent application; Provisional and complete patent protection; Ways by which a private person can do his own patenting. INSET: It could be a money-spinner..