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IP and Website Issues

The intellectual property of many businesses is a key element in their success. For the rights to be properly protected or for them to be exploited, the arrangements have to be in writing to be effective. We can assist in ensuring that the ownership or exploitation of any rights is dealt with clearly.

With websites being such an important part of business it is important that yours complies with the regulations that govern the conduct of business online.  For example, there are regulations that govern distance selling, privacy, electronic communications and electronic commerce.  We can help advise about how and to what extent these and other rules may affect the operation of your website. 



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