News and practice advice on patent, copyright and trademarks as well as related issues such as licensing and IP, information technology and data security.
The focus of the briefing is on clauses 4, 13 and 16.
We provide further comment to ensure a fair and balanced regime that fits in with pan-European legislation and protects intellectual property in the UK.
The Society continues to work with parliament and government to ensure a fair and balanced regime.
The working party broadly welcomes the aims and objectives of the bill, but is concerned that some amendments to existing legislation are too broad.
Updated version of the form to be used for the release of Health Records under the Data Protection Act 1998.
Articles and resources around intellectual property and IT law
This practice note provides advice on managing information security by highlighting legislative requirements and areas of professional conduct relevant to the protection of personal and business data.
This practice note advises on how to comply with the relevant legislation on recording calls concerning mortgage arrears.
This practice note outlines the essentials of business continuity management for solicitors and contains links to further help.
This half-day conference will identify the key developments in data protection law since 25 May including further guidance from the ICO.
Free and confidential support and advice for Law Society members and employees of law firms. Call us on 020 7320 5675.
The Intellectual Property Law Committee is part of the Legal Affairs and Policy Board.It assists with the formation of the Law Society's policy and advice on legal and technical developments.
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