Supreme Court awards £2m compensation to employee inventor
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Shanks v Unilever plc and others  UKSC 45 SC (0 other reports)
Shanks v Unilever plc and others  UKSC 45 SC
intellectual property | invention | course of employment | compensation
In Shanks v Unilever plc and others, the Supreme Court held that the employee was entitled to receive compensation for his invention because it had been of outstanding benefit to his employer.