Mondaq Offshore - Guernsey: Intellectual Property
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Jose Mourinho's protracted move to become Manchester United Manager has highlighted the benefits of the Guernsey Image Rights Register, according to Jason Romer, Group Managing Partner of law firm Collas Crill.
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New amendments to the Companies (Guernsey) Law 2008 entered into force on September 3 2015 following approval by the States of Guernsey on July 29 2015. Transitional regulations will assist this change process.
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Changes in legislation and associated regulations have made amendments to the Law necessary in order to address practical issues and to ensure that Guernsey remains a highly regarded and competitive jurisdiction.
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"There is today in England no such thing as a free-standing general right by a famous person (or anyone else) to control the reproduction of their image." So said Mr. Justice Birss.
Collas Crill Guernsey
Back in 2013, Rihanna successfully sued Topshop for passing off after they had produced a t-shirt with the famous singer's image on it.
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Ravenscroft has become the world's first financial services provider to register its image with Guernsey's Intellectual Property Office.
Collas Crill Guernsey
From its inception, the Guernsey Image Right was never a tax product, but an IP one.
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Guernsey is firmly established as a prime financial service centre setting the benchmark for industry regulation and supported by a highly regarded legal system.
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Allan McGregor, the Hull City FC and Scottish international goalkeeper, has become the first Premier League player to make an application for the registration of their image rights.
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The application to register the image rights of charity Bridge 2 and its subsidiaries is the 30th received by the Guernsey Registry.
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An Image Rights Registration specialist has submitted an application for the image rights registration of Guernsey Football Club as a corporate personality.
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Romanillos & Cook Image Rights Limited (R & C) has applied to the Guernsey Registry to register not only its image rights but also its company logo as a Guernsey trademark.
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The protection of image rights was explored at the recent Intellectual Property Lawyers' Organisation (TIPLO) dinner at the House of Lords.
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Fiona Le Poidevin, Chief Executive of Guernsey Finance, sets the scene for how the Island has led the world in the creation of its own image rights law and register.
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Sally Wilkinson, Managing Director of Harbour Intellectual Property, examines the protection offered by Guernsey’s new image rights law.
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There is a growing recognition of the importance of the rights attaching to personality, and the characteristics of a personality – commonly known as image rights. Mark Savage and David Mitchell of BDO explore further.
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Keith Laker of Icondia in Guernsey answers some commonly asked questions about Guernsey’s game changing new image rights law.
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Twin sisters Alana and Natasha Horn have lodged the first 'joint personality' image rights application with the Guernsey Registry.
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Jose Luis Romanillos, Managing Director of "Romanillos & Cook" Image Rights Ltd, examines the issue of Image Rights in the context of Rihanna’s recent court case.
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Twin sisters Alana and Natasha Horn have lodged the first 'joint personality' image rights application with the Guernsey Registry.
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