You can protect your inventions as intellectual property. This gives you exclusive rights and ownership for a definitive period of time. This is usually about 20 years and it gives you enough time to gain the maximum benefit and/or profits from your work.
Intellectual property includes: music and creative arts, films and film design, software development and customer databases built up by businesses.
There are four main areas of legal protection for intellectual property: Copyright law; Patent Protection; trademark protection; and trade secret protection. It is a good idea to familiarize yourself with these types of legal protection for your business. You can download information here.
There are lawyers specializing in all four areas of intellectual property law.
If you need to use a copyright lawyer, trademark protection lawyer; trade secret lawyer or patent lawyer, you can contact Finest Law using the enquiry form to get started