Well, if you are an author of a Christmas song then you certainly will, as it's at this time of the year that the royalties start flowing.
Copyright protects many types of creative works, such as music, books, drawings, paintings, computer software and films. Copyright protection is automatic once something has been created and usually lasts for the lifetime of the author plus a further 70 years.
450 years ago a little boy was born in an ordinary, or perhaps typically picturesque, part of the rural Midlands. His mother, Mary, and his father, John, brought him up in a house in Henley Street. And although these were …
You've paid for your domain name, designed your content and hired staff to run and update it. Of course you own it… don’t you?
How can you teach young people about the value and importance of copyright?
There is no such thing as a regular day when you work for the IPO Campaigns and Education Team.
Three avid footy fans I spoke to recently were on the ball when it came to protecting their brand.
Protect it, or forget it. Design, that is! Why? Only good design gets copied so many designers may run the risk of their IP being infringed.
With the new football season under way, once again fans have to contend with changes to team kits.
The IPO Campaigns and Education team have had the pleasure to work with both when promoting IP to schools, as well as Shaun the Sheep!
When it comes to the development of a global brand in a cut throat market, The Great British Bake Off takes the biscuit. It bakes the biscuit.