IP Glossary: D
A remedy for infringing an IPR. Compensation for the loss or damage arising from the infringement.
An IPR. The right to prevent unauthorized extraction and reutilizaton of the contents of a database.
The surrender of infringing items or evidence.
Used in several senses in IP law. (1) The object of registered design or design right protection. (2) The look or feel or some other aspect of appearance of a product. (3) The shape or configuration of an article. (4) The laws that protects industrial designs.
EU legislation. An instruction to member states to bring their laws into line with its provisions by a specified date.