Today marks the fourth annual British IP Day. A chance to recognise and celebrate the huge contribution that intellectual property (IP) makes to the UK, culturally and economically.
Designs protect the way things look. There are different types of protection available for designs. Registered design rights are offered at the IPO but there are also unregistered rights and European design rights.
Did you know, you have to renew your IP rights to keep them in force? Guest author Peter Rouse has some top tips for managing renewals.
Ever wondered what it's like to be a Designs Examiner at the IPO? We talk to Rachel Hancocks about her role in this week's blog.
We take a look at the history of hats, from the functional and practical, to the weird and wonderful and explore the IP underneath.
As designers showcase their work at London Fashion Week, we look at the UK's contribution to the fashion and design industry.
Graduating from University can be a daunting prospect.
Summer has well and truly arrived in the UK, with temperatures hitting 30 degrees in certain areas this week.
On planet earth there are around 7.6 billion people, and a third of them play computer games.
Investment in intangible assets is becoming increasingly important in the modern economy.
Staying ahead of the competition and innovating are key elements to the success of any business.