Intellectual Property Rights (Design Right (Introduced to the UK in 1988.,…
Intellectual Property Rights
Created in 1876
It must have not been shown in public before
Prevents others from copying
The owner can sell or licence the idea
Used for a new concept or design.
Concerned with the design not how it works
Introduced to the UK in 1988.
Similar to Copyright
Offers less protection than other means
Only used if the product cant be protected by other IPs
First known copyright was in 567
Music, films, books etc are all protected
Used as baseline protection for logos pictures, essays et cetera.