Intellectual property is at the core of what we do. We continue to learn and keep up with changing legislation. We research areas linked to our work, for
We prefer to license rather than sell our own work. So, the Associates’ intellectual property remains their own. Customers can arrange through us to
We also act as Licensing Agents for art and
How we arrange licences
We have existing designs. These maybe from a library images or new designs created link with colour trends or occasions. The process usually starts with a selection designs
We then discuss with the client their plans to use the design, where and for how long. We check that it has not been licensed elsewhere for a similar product.
Then we check and prepare the design, if required. Different production process may require different formats
Once and agreement is signed the artwork and rights to reproduce are handed over to the client. Sometime an advance is due on signing followed by a royalty. Where the use is limited then a flat fee is paid.
We have been asked whether licensing is something to do with the pubs. We are happy to explain if you are to licensing to the industry.