We know how hard it is to produce creative work and run a business at the same time. Thus, the DesignSingapore Council has put together a directory of services for designers, design firms, and freelancers. You may tap on these existing services to help you run your businesses better.
The services below are endorsed by the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB), Enterprise Singapore (ESG) and Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS). Please contact the respective agencies if you would like more information on these schemes.
|Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB)
|EDB Connections Concierge links companies to a network of service providers who offer professional solutions for setting up businesses in Singapore. It features a curated list of service categories ranging from accounting, legal advisory, and corporate secretarial solutions to market entry advisory.
Design firms that are keen to tap on these services can contact the service providers directly through the enquiry form on the relevant Connections Concierge page.
|Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS)
|IPOS conducts IP Legal Clinics and IP Business Clinics services twice a week as part of its package of services for Singapore citizens or Permanent residents and/or Singapore registered businesses.
IP Legal Clinic
A 45-minute consultation session which allows participants to seek preliminary advice from a selected panel of professional lawyers on IP infringement, opposition, invalidation or revocation matters before deciding on the next course of action. Participants are required to pay a fee directly to the law firm before IPOS reimburses you for the cost of the session.
IP Business Clinic
A complimentary 45-minute session which allows participants to discuss IP strategies and options with a consultant from the panel. Areas of expertise include advisory on IP issues in overseas markets, IP Commercialisation, IP Intelligence, Audit and Valuation, IP Strategy and IP Portfolio Management.
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