Intellectual Property IP refers to anything created from thought, any kind of artistic or literary work, in real terms your creative work, designs, ideas.
The Intellectual Property (IP) Act 2014, adds more power for you to legally defend your exclusive right to own the intangible assets of your creative work.In simple terms it helps protect your registered designs from copying (theft).From 1st October 2014 our valuable Designs are now strengthened, due to changes made to the Intellectual Property Act 2014. More details via the Federation of Small Business.
Think you may be a victim of Design Copying?ACID (Anti Copying in Design) is a non-profit membership organisation who particularly specialise in advising creatives how best to legally protect their registered and non-registered designs. In addition it raises awareness and actively promotes respect for intellectual property.www.acid.uk.com
Good luck with your creative endeavours,
Founder of The Bespoke Jewellery Training Company-Jeweller & Silversmith/ Jeweller
Email Dawn at email@example.com
About the author
Dawn Meaden-Johnson has over 30 years’ experience working in customer facing Creative and Commercial Industries and in Further Education, including at Birmingham City University School of Jewellery for 10 years, during which time she has worked extensively with national and international clients.
Dawn is the founder of The Bespoke Jewellery Training Company which provides national one-to-one practical tuition for Jewellers and business enterprise skills training and enterprise mentoring for young jewellers in the West Midlands.A Silversmith graduate of Birmingham City University School of Jewellery.
Dawn still creates jewellery under the brand Dawnstorm.co.uk which specialises in limited edition anodised aluminium jewellery combined with Silver, Gold and Pearls.