Here are some links to useful resources and extra information which you might find helpful.
- The UK Intellectual Property Office. This is the UK government agency responsible for registering IP rights (trade marks, patents and designs). https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/intellectual-property-office
- The UK Intellectual Property Office YouTube channel. This has a series of short animated videos. These explain the basics of various IP rights including copyright, trade marks, designs and patents. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLij_WrWeezY8lmE7_m35m_LxPm2H3bta0
- Guidance on protecting your trade mark abroad can be found here: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/protecting-your-uk-intellectual-property-abroad/protecting-your-trade-mark-abroad
- This one explains the benefits of using a professional attorney to help with your IP matters: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/why-you-should-use-an-ip-attorney
I’m obviously not responsible for the content of external websites, and these links should only be used as a resource, they are not a substitute for good ol’ legal advice.