Procons Academy

Intellectual Property and Copyright laws

Protecting creativity while securing success in the apparel industry!


Gain crucial insights into protecting your creative and intellectual assets with our comprehensive training programme. Designed specifically for managers in the apparel industry, this program equips you with essential knowledge on navigating intellectual property rights and copyright laws. Strengthen your understanding and safeguard your innovations in an ever-evolving business landscape.

Course Details

Instructor Qualifications

Ph.D in Intellectual Property Law, Attorney-at-Law, 

Master of Labour Relations and HRM, Labour Law.




Target Audience


Programme objectives

  • Provide a thorough understanding of intellectual property law in the apparel sector.
  • Equip participants with actionable strategies to protect apparel innovations and brands.
  • Enhance skills in navigating legal challenges and enforcing intellectual property rights.
  • Enable the development and implementation of tailored IP strategies for apparel businesses.

Course Duration & Times

2 hrs per week

What you will learn...

  • Introduction to Intellectual Property
  • Overview of Copyright Law
  • Types of Intellectual Property: Patents, Trademarks, and Copyrights
  • Copyright Ownership and Infringement
  • Patent Protection for Apparel Innovations
  • Trademarks and Brand Protection
  • Fair Use and Exceptions in Copyright Law
  • Design Patents and Apparel Design Protection
  • Advanced Copyright Issues in Apparel Design
  • Trade Secrets and Confidential Information
  • IP Enforcement Mechanisms: Litigation and Administrative Proceedings
  • Trade Secret Litigation and Remedies
  • International Copyright Considerations for Apparel Companies
  • Case Studies of IP Disputes in the Apparel Industry
  • Developing an Effective IP Strategy for Apparel Businesses
  • Compliance with International IP Laws and Regulations

Learning outcomes

By the end of the training programme, participants will be able to

  • Understand and apply key concepts of intellectual property law in the apparel industry. 
  • Identify and mitigate intellectual property risks, including copyright infringement and trademark violations. 
  • Develop strategies to protect apparel innovations and brands through patents, trademarks, and trade secrets. 
  • Navigate legal challenges, enforce intellectual property rights, and ensure compliance with international laws and regulations while crafting an effective IP strategy for their apparel businesses.


Will be introduced during the course


Upon successful completion, participants will receive an internationally recognized certificate. This includes both digital and printed copies.


*Successful completion entails achieving more than 50% in each assessment, with a minimum attendance of 80%.