What designers need to know about copyright ownership

What do you say when a client asks you to own the intellectual property in the design work you create for them?  Do you take a step back aghast at their audacity?  Are you confused or suspicious as to what they are after and why?  Do you flat out refuse?  Or do you agree but don’t really understand what you have agreed to?

On November 9 2015, desktop published an article written by Sladen Legal's Michelle Dowdle, unravelling some of the misconceptions surrounding copyright ownership in the design industry.

Read the full article online or download a pdf version of this article.

For more information, contact:

Michelle Dowdle
Special Counsel
Sladen Legal
+61 3 9611 0114| +61 408 674 2564


Daniel Smedley
Sladen Legal
+61 411 319 327 | +61 3 9611 0105