Knowledge Development Box (KDB) and SMEs

Knowledge Development Box (KDB) and SMEs What is the KDB?  As of 1st January 2016, the KDB offers reduced taxation of income (an effective corporate tax rate of  6.25%) arising from qualifying intellectual property (IP), i.e. patents, copyrighted software and, in  relation to smaller companies, other IP that is similar […]Read More »

Notes on Brexit

 The United Kingdom’s decision to leave the European     Union  will have a profound effect on the  relationship between the United Kingdom (UK) and the European Union (EU).  “Brexit” raises  some fundamental questions relating to trade marks which are currently registered in the EU and  therefore at present apply […]Read More »

Job Vacancy for a European Patent Attorney

We have the following vacancy in our Dublin office for a:  European Patent Attorney, qualified or partly qualified The candidate should preferably have a qualification in the electronics or computer fields:  Please apply with details of qualifications and experience to: Denis McCarthy MacLachlan & Donaldson 2B Clonskeagh Square, Clonskeagh, Dublin […]Read More »