DesignMags

 

 

 

Login / Register
Home / Cover | About Us | Categories | Advertise | Contents | + Submit an Article or News Friday, December 14, 2018

Mitigating Design Award Risks


Mitigating Design Award Risks

How A Design Award made Design Competitions Safer and Participant Friendlier

 
When you join a design competition, there are several risks that you face as a designer, these risks can be big, such as the fact that you might loose the rights to your design (observed mostly in free competitions), or you might have agreed to pay fees to the organizer if you win (that is really silly, but there are some design awards that ask you to pay more money if you win). In addition to these simple risks, there are some other risks that are very rarely addressed by other design competitions, one of such risk is that when you nominate a concept design without patenting it, after the competition conclusion you might loose the ability to patent your work since it is not possible to patent products that are published, to address this issue the international A' Design Award and Competition, has created a concealed entry method that does not publish the award winning work, this way your concept ideas do not loose their right to be patented after results announcement, and your work would be kept secret until you would decide to make it public, this is further relevant in cases for instance if you develop some designs for exclusive clients who do not wish to advertise their work. A further risk reduction technique by A' Design Award is to limit works that would potentially infringe the copyright or trademark rights of third parties, A' Design Award tries to filter out such works and thus effectively reduces your chances of getting sued by third parties by unintentional copyright infringements such as using stock images or people photos without consent. You might check their risks page to learn more about what is being done to provide you a more comfortable design competition experience.
 

WEBSITE:

https://competition.adesignaward.com/risks.html


This article was added on Friday, 24th of July, 2015 at 02.38 am by author Frank Scott Tags: design award risks, design competition risks, design award issues, design competition issues. Read our copyright policy here.
 
 

YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE:


Wave Bench

Bathroomware Design Awards

International Design Honors

Design Competitions to Promote Economy

Advertising Design Awards

Jewelry Design Awards

The International Competition for Talent Design is now open for submissions

A call for entry to the Beauty, Personal Care and Cosmetic Products Design Award

Call for Designers

Spatial Design Award Competition Enter Now

Design Awards Websites

Designers and Architects

Make a big impact with your big design idea

Architecture Factory

Design Preis

CLICK HERE TO SEE EVEN MORE

 

SEARCH

 

Social Media & RSS

Random Article
» Wave Bench
Advertisements
A Design Award & Competition

PAGES

506.Kitchenware Design Award
505.Baby Products Design
504.Fashion and Travel Accessories Design Award
503.Ring Design Award
502.Lighting Design Award
501.Logo Design Award
500.Residential Design Awards 2018
493.Kanzashi Flower Mizuhiki Jewelry By Asuka Saito
492.Furniture Design Award
491.World Packaging Awards are on
490.Social Value Awards
489.Good Designs Wanted
488.Packaging Design Awards
487.Interior Design Awards
For Index, click here.
More Advertisements
Design Mega Store
Design PR
Design Competition
Copyrights ©2018 | Privacy Policy | Sitemap | RSS Feed | Register | Login