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Unintentional infringement of UK and Community designs

21 March 2011

The IP Federation has submitted a response to the IPO public Consultation about equalisation of remedies for unintentional design infringement launched on 1 December 2010.  The IP Federation supports Proposal 1 in the Consultation, namely that the law on designs should be harmonised so that there is no financial compensation of the right owner for innocent infringement of –

  • UK registered designs,
  • Community registered designs,
  • UK unregistered design right, or
  • Community unregistered design.

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