Patently obvious defence

Gay, Alison
August 2004
Cabinet Maker;8/20/2004, Issue 5402, p3
Trade Publication
Discusses a Court of Appeal judgement in Great Britain which removed copyright protection for surface designs. Impact of the ruling on furniture manufacturers and designers; Requirement for companies to register separate drawings of the three-dimension shape and the surface decoration of their designs; Agencies where designs are registered.


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