A No Deal Brexit and Its Impact on Intellectual Property Rights

October 10, 2018

In light of a possible no deal Brexit, businesses need to consider the impact such a scenario would have on their intellectual property rights, in particular trade marks, designs, patents and copyrights. For the majority of these rights protected under EU law, existing on a pan-EU basis, an equivalent UK right will be granted. Some rights, however, may require businesses to consider reviewing current agreements or to refile registration applications to ensure that existing rights will continue to have the same protection once the UK has left the EU.

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