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BUSS1&2 some advice on using the case study better

BUSS1&2 some advice on using the case study better | AQA AS Business BUSS1 | Scoop.it
The case study at the front of your exam paper. A gift.Here, the principal examiner has written you a nice story (or in the case of BUSS2, two nice stories) on a business.

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How to Do Market Research--The Basics

How to Do Market Research--The Basics | AQA AS Business BUSS1 | Scoop.it
Is your business a product in search of a customer? Use these tips to create a product or service customers will clamor for.

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How I raised the money to start my business

Start up finance: How Shamin Hoque, director of CurriesOnline, raised the finance to start his business
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Apple-Samsung: Expert opinions

Apple-Samsung: Expert opinions | AQA AS Business BUSS1 | Scoop.it
Technology analysts and commentators share their views about the industry impact of the Apple-Samsung verdict.
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Patent infringment. Patents Act 1977. Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988.

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The Apple and Andy Griffith Trademark Disputes

In this http://www.artistshousemusic.org clip from an ABA 2007 Forum titled "Entertainment Law Litigation Review," the panelists discuss Apple Records' serie...
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Trademark disputes in practice. Apple Records vs Apple Computers and it's quest for Globalisation of the Apple brand.

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Piracy is part of the digital ecosystem

Piracy is part of the digital ecosystem | AQA AS Business BUSS1 | Scoop.it
Frédéric Filloux: When it comes to digital piracy, there is a great deal of hypocrisy – one way another, everyone is doing it
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The extent to which piracy impacts upon the digital world. Facts and figures to show how Copyright law is difficult to control online.

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Richard Branson: Advice for Entrepreneurs

http://bigthink.com Since Branson founded Virgin in 1970, the company has grown from a small record outlet to a global powerhouse. Can the brand continue its...
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Dyson sues Samsung over new vacuum

Dyson sues Samsung over new vacuum | AQA AS Business BUSS1 | Scoop.it
Dyson has issued legal proceedings against Samsung over claims the South Korean firm is using its patented vacuum steering mechanism without permission.
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Innovation and how businesses need comprehensive patent laws to protect their business ideas.

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Bouncing back from bankruptcy

Bouncing back from bankruptcy | AQA AS Business BUSS1 | Scoop.it
It can be devastating to fail at a first business venture. But Rachel Lowe, a contender on the first series of Dragon's Den, found the confidence to recover and start again
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iPhone 5S: has Apple given up on innovation? | ...

iPhone 5S: has Apple given up on innovation? | ... | AQA AS Business BUSS1 | Scoop.it
Aditya Chakrabortty: Once a company renowned for breaking new ground, Apple is turning into a typical American corporation (RT @tutor2u_graham: “@tutor2u: iPhone 5S: has Apple given up on innovation?
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Cadbury's attempt to trademark Dairy Milk purple blocked

Cadbury's attempt to trademark Dairy Milk purple blocked | AQA AS Business BUSS1 | Scoop.it
Appeal court rules usage of colour was not specific enough and would give Cadbury unfair competitive advantage

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The legal environment - can you trademark a colour?

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Major piracy site to be shut down

Major piracy site to be shut down | AQA AS Business BUSS1 | Scoop.it
IsoHunt, a major website that indexed illegal files, is to close and pay $110m (£68m) to a US movie industry body.
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Copyright Laws

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Cadbury loses five year battle to trademark the colour PURPLE on bars

Cadbury loses five year battle to trademark the colour PURPLE on bars | AQA AS Business BUSS1 | Scoop.it
Cadbury has lost the exclusive right to use its iconic purple colour on chocolate bars after a bitter court battle with Swiss rival Nestle.
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BBC NEWS | Entertainment | Beatles lose Apple court battle

BBC NEWS | Entertainment | Beatles lose Apple court battle | AQA AS Business BUSS1 | Scoop.it
The Beatles lose their High Court battle with Apple Computer over its iTunes download store.
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Trademark disputes and the battle of Apple vs Apple. Disadvantages of the Trademark laws and flexibility of interpretation within them. Links to the Trademarks Act 1994.

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How James Dyson Makes the Ordinary Extraordinary | Wired Design | Wired.com

How James Dyson Makes the Ordinary Extraordinary | Wired Design | Wired.com | AQA AS Business BUSS1 | Scoop.it
James Dyson leaps out of his chair like a restless child and picks up a big yellow-and-gray vacuum—one of several Dyson contraptions congregated around the podium at the Wired Business Conference last May.
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Sir James Dyson talks about how patents have helped protect his business in order to turn the ordinary into the extraordinary. Patents Act 1977.

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Netflix studies piracy downloads

Netflix studies piracy downloads | AQA AS Business BUSS1 | Scoop.it
Netflix reveals it studies piracy sites to help decide which shows and films it should buy to add to its video service.
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Protecting Business Ideas - How Netflix uses online video piracy and those who break the law to benefit their growth. Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988.

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Sirius Programme for entrepreneurs is launched | The Economic Voice - Part 50039919

Sirius Programme for entrepreneurs is launched | The Economic Voice - Part 50039919 | AQA AS Business BUSS1 | Scoop.it
A pioneering scheme to bring the world’s best entrepreneurial talent to the UK was announced yesterday by the UK Government.
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Do you need to be rich to start your own company?

Do you need to be rich to start your own company? | AQA AS Business BUSS1 | Scoop.it
Young entrepreneurs on both sides of the Atlantic discuss how much of an advantage coming from a wealthy background gives you if you wish to start up your own business.
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How Many Times Should You Try Before Succeeding - Infographic

How Many Times Should You Try Before Succeeding - Infographic | AQA AS Business BUSS1 | Scoop.it
When you’re building something at any moment you can be really close to giving up. This infographic show how many times famous people tried to succeed.
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