Intellectual Property (IP) in Europe: New Publication by the European IPR Helpdesk

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Intellectual Property (IP) in Europe: New Publication by the European IPR Helpdesk © European IPR Helpdesk In order to provide a compact and clear-cut collection of answers to some of the main IP issues often faced by SMEs, the European IPR Helpdesk has released their new guide “IP in Europe”. The new publication has been developed on the basis of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) submitted by users through the European IPR Helpdesk website and Helpline. Each section is dedicated to one specific IP right; covering essential aspects around its regulation in Europe as well as some additional questions the European IPR Helpdesk team experienced to be important to SMEs.The PDF version can be downloaded here.

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