Understanding the IP framework

This PowerPoint presentation includes the slides from training delivered by the UK Intellectual Property Office in 2018-19 as one of the policy commitments of the DCMS Culture is Digital initiative, in order to help the culture sector increase knowledge of the IP framework and its relevance to them. The slides cover the following topics:

  • Brief overview of intellectual property rights
  • Copyright
    • The basics
    • Ownership
    • Commercialisation and digital projects
    • Obtaining permission
    • Exceptions
    • Orphan works
  • Enforcing / defending intellectual property infringement
  • Further sources of information
  • Practical examples

The presentation is made available by the IPO under the Open Government Licence.

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Date created: 2019

Author: UK Intellectual Property Office

Publisher: UK Intellectual Property Office