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UK businesses will lose any database rights they enjoy across the EU at the point of Brexit as it stands, the European Commission has said. 03 Apr 2018
It is open to rights holders under EU law to pursue retailers and logistics companies as intermediaries in the infringement of their intellectual property (IP) rights, the European Commission has said. 01 Dec 2017
Drugs manufacturers will welcome new proposals on how applications for supplementary protection certificates (SPCs) in the UK submitted prior to, but not processed until after, Brexit, should be handled, an intellectual property (IP) law expert has said. 11 Sep 2017
A PDF version of a document can constitute a database and information contained in it can be protected by database rights, the High Court in London has ruled. 08 Sep 2017
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The know how gained and information held within a business is one of a company's most valuable assets. Database rights can protect these assets.
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