Author:Cathryn Warburton

Trade marks / Branding

Trade marks can refer to registered or unregistered trade marks. When I refer to trade marks in this book, I am mostly referring to registered trade marks. Unregistered trade marks have many disadvantages, as set out later in this book. The main one being that a...

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Domain Names

A domain name is a URL or website address. Domain names usually fall into two different categories, either: descriptive of the business that owns the domain name, or consisting of a trade mark/trading name/company name/business name belonging to the business. Some businesses opt for both types of domain...

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Copyright

Copyright is the right to prevent others from copying and modifying what the law calls a “copyright work”. There are certain types of “copyright works” listed in the Copyright Act. Only these types of works attract copyright. Examples of copyright works are written works (e.g. books, blogs,...

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