Traditional estate planning laws have developed over centuries and there is a degree of certainty regarding what way assets are distributed.
The name of a business, its brand and innovations provide commercial value which can be vulnerable to attack from copycats seeking to extract that value for their own benefit.
Companies incorporated under the Companies Acts 1963-2009 must meet certain disclosure and publication requirements in relation to the place in which business is carried on, letterheads and websites.
In only 21 years since the Internet was created, computers have become a part of every day life for most, and websites have, by extension, become an essential tool for business.
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