Intellectual Property Registration and Management
Premier is an internationally recognized adviser in the defence and strategic exploitation of intellectual property’s right.
Offering a wide range of services, administrative and consulting, Premier is able to tactically take care of its client’s commercial brand, advising on the best jurisdiction to optimize payment on copyright or trademark royalties.
Irish corporations offer significant planning and structuring opportunities for cross border licensing and sub-licensing arrangements. Ireland, indeed, does not impose withholding tax on copyright or trademark royalties, even where such payments are made to non-tax territories (e.g. British Virgin Island, Seychelles) and most of Ireland’s tax treat provide that royalties paid from an overseas jurisdiction to Ireland should be taxable only in Ireland provided that the Irish Recipient of the royalties is the beneficial owner of the royalty income.