Intellectual Property

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An IP Agreement assigns intellectual property from one party to another. Find out how to use one for your business here.
Copyright isn't only relevant to artists and other creative types. Read here why understanding implied copyright is also important for business owners.
Want to protect your invention? Read about the type of inventions that can be patented and how you can legally protect your idea.
Previously known as ATMOSS, the Australian Trademark Search Tool allows you to search and find registered trademarks. Find out how to use it here.
Learn about the basics of registering your trademark and why it's important to not only pick the right class, but register in multiple classes too.
Recordings without consent are illegal. Protect your privacy and workplace. Find out how the law restricts recording without permission.

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Document management is a big part of modern business, as collections of internal and external data allow businesses to monitor their performance, maximise their marketing and meet compliance requirements. Once documents have served their initial use, it can be tricky knowing how long to store documents, especially given the costs of storing data in a secure manner. 
Have you ever wondered how long a Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA) can last? Read this article to find out.
Copyright assignment allows you to transfer the rights of you intellectual property. Learn more about how this will affect you.
What are the 13 Australian privacy principles? Read this article for a breakdown of each privacy principle.
Do you own any rights to the photos you post on social media? What if someone uses them without your permission? Find out more about your rights to your images here.

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