In the legal industry – where staying up to date on the latest legislation, news and industry trends is critical – it’s easy to breach copyright laws by inadvertently copying and sharing content without permission.
Most literary works are covered by copyright. If your Partners and employees copy and share text, tables, graphs or images that were created by others, they’ll usually need permission from the copyright owner to do so. This includes content from:
Our Copyright Licence for Law Firms gives your Partners and employees the freedom to legally copy and share third party literary content. As we pay royalties to the creators whose works you reuse, you’ll foster the creation of new content which will benefit your firm in the future.
Specifically tailored to your industry, our Copyright Licence for Law Firms gives you the right to copy and share hard copy and digital content*, including:
Enjoy a fast and unencumbered flow of information
One licence covers copyright material from millions of sources
All of your employees can legally reuse our members’ content*
Share articles for regulatory submissions, patent applications, and client updates
Create a culture that allows employees to share material freely
“It adds a certain amount of professionalism to our firm. We are practising what we preach and there is a safety in knowing our practices are reaching a benchmark in copyright compliance.”
Intellectual Property Law Partner, Swaab