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A matrix of legal rights established to protect the fruits of intellectual effort...
... often a company's investment in Research and Development.
Balance the interests of the state and business by providing a limited monopoly in exchange for wider dissemination of innovation.
What is Intellectual Property?
Registered Trade Marks Patents Common Law Trade Marks Registered Designs Know How Utility Models Copyright/Database rights Unregistered Design Right Registered Rights Unregistered Rights Trade Secrets What is Intellectual Property?
To date, Dyson has filed >1000 patent applications
119 Community Design applications
65 Community Trade Mark applications
UK Trade Mark Registration No. 2000035 (Filed 31/10/94) UK Trade Mark Registration No. 2316407 (filed 21/11/2002) Example - Dyson UK Registered Design No. 2027539 UK Trade Mark Registration No. 2000035 (Filed 31/10/94) UK Trade Mark Registration No. 2316407 (filed 21/11/2002)