Like any other class of Intellectual Property, there has been a huge misunderstanding and a substantial degree of perplexity by the general public on the question of trademarks and their protection. Repercussions of this have therefore been serious infringements and mishandling of these marks. Due to the immense content pertaining to trademarks, this article shall briefly elaborate to minimal extend what they are, when and how they are protected especially in the context of Lesotho.
The value of intellectual property in entrepreneurship cannot be overemphasized. When properly taken advantage of, it becomes a value creating tool for business brands across all industries, including the apparel industry. Along with the protection and commercialization of intellectual...
Times have indeed changed, and along with this change has come a time when the commercial use of ideas or knowledge otherwise known as intellectual property (I.P) has turned out to be an essential asset to the success of many...
Perhaps we should start off by breaking down what copyright is. This will help to do away with any misconceptions that have been held to its definition. Copyright is exactly what it says it is. It is the exclusive right of creators of artistic, literary and scientific works over their creations. The rights to reproduce, make adaptations, rearrange, distribute, perform and publicly communicate their works exclusively without the interference of any third parties.
As the fire for creativity and innovation in Lesotho continues to grow, the question of rights and their ownership is one that is often asked by many. Creators of innovative and creative work would like to know the extent to which they have privilege and monopoly on the control and usage of their works. They wou
Information is readily available on numerous information sharing platforms of how countries are increasingly investing in growing their Entertainment Industries as they have portrayed over the years a propensity of enormously growing their economies.
A patent is a legal protection granted to an inventor of an invention as described by the law. It is in actual fact, a document detailing the particulars of the invention by the inventor which subsequently entitles him to enjoy a legal monopoly over that invention for certain period of time.