Deposit Requirement

The requirement that in order to secure certain intellectual property …

Deposition

The process in discovery of taking sworn testimony from a …

Derivative Work

A copyrighted work that is based on another work, but …

Descriptive

A term used in trademark law to describe marks that …

Desideratum

Latin term for something that is wished for, or considered …

Design Directive

The European Design Directive, [1998] O.J. L 289/28 was enacted …

Design Patent

Along with and registered designs describes a form of IP protection …

Design-Around

An approach to dealing with a third party patent by …

Device

In patent terms the opposite of a process or method. …

Device Claim

Essentially synonymous with Apparatus Claim, a patent claim that covers …