The Trio, a group of young, multi-talented creatives, have created designs for their own clothing line to be sold prêt-a-porter in the market. Prêt-a-porter is one of the two categories that the 12 segments of the fashion industry are organised into (Blackmon, 2007). It is clothing that is mass-produced and is not custom fit to individual clients, which makes up the principle volume of sales in the fashion industry (Blackmon, 2007). The line has been designed to appeal to people aged from 14 – 23 years old, meaning that a wide range of clothes would be distributed. The following report will explore intellectual property, including copyright and trademarking, as well as creative commons in order to determine how they will protect their line from facing any legal action.
Intellectual property is the area of the law, which deters coping or taking advantage of the work of another person (What is IP?, 2015). It concerns the legal rights that are associated with any creative effort, commercial reputation and goodwill. As an umbrella term, intellectual property contains a diverse range of commercial assets, such as copyright, patents and trademarking (Bainbridge, 2006). These different forms of the law can be applied to the fashion industry although they do not provide enough protection to prevent any occurrence of copying within the industry.
One aspect of intellectual property is copyrighting. It does not protect an idea in its entirety;…
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of a big brand name can disregard small enterprises’ feeling to continue their copying.
In our artifacts, different boutiques were recorded inside the video, such as TOPSHOP, River Island, ZARA etc. As some companies may use their strong power to plagiarize some ideas from the others. According to the news of theguardian, Tuesday Bassen, who is an illustrator and designer. ZARA has used the logos and pictures that she designed without seeking approval. Nevertheless, ZARA paid a large sum of…
harm my Black brothers and sisters for I recognize that we need every Black Man, Woman, and Child to be physically, mentally and psychologically strong. These principles I pledge to practice daily and to teach them to others on order to unite my People.’ (Baggins, 2002). The Black Panther Party was formed not only fight against police brutality but to get Black People to come together and stand together to do for one another the government wouldn’t.