Design Law Blog

Look inside Lego’s production facilities

Lego fans from around the world can arrange a tour to see their production facility in Denmark, but recording is prohibited inside the factory. However, Lego made a rare exception for their recent Media Day, and Pawel Kmiec (author of The Unofficial LEGO Technic...

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Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2014

Red Dot has revealed the Design Concept Award winners for 2014. The international panel of jurors awarded 202 design concepts the globally coveted Red Dot. Best of the Best for their Exceptional Design Excellence were awarded to 40 design concepts and 62 concepts were...

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Rudolf Uhlenhaut

Rudolf Uhlenhaut was an executive and engineer for Mercedes-Benz (Daimler-Benz) from 1931. His designs included the Silver Arrows, the Mercedes-Benz 300SL and the Mercedes-Benz 300SLR but he is best known for his road legal version of the 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SLR...

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Ralph McQuarrie

Ralph Angus McQuarrie was born on 13 June 1929 in Gary, Indiana and moved to California in the 1960s were he designed film posters and CBS News coverage animations of the Apollo space program. Ralph McQuarrie became a conceptual designer and illustrator who designed...

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DesignworksUSA

DesignworksUSA is a design consultancy based in Newbury Park, California and also has design studios in Germany and Singapore. DesignworksUSA was established in 1972 by Charles Pelly and in 1995 it became a wholly owned subsidiary of BMW Group. DesignworksUSA provides...

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Statue of Liberty Design Patent

The Statue of Liberty is one of the most famous design patents. US Patent D11,023 was issued to Auguste Bartholdi on the 18th of February 1879 for the design of a Statue of Liberty Enlightening The World. Small replica statues were sold to help raise money for the...

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World Design Capital 2014

Cape Town is one of 3 cities on the fiercely contested shortlist for World Design Capital 2014. Bilbao, Spain Dublin, Ireland Cape Town, South Africa The World Design Capital award recognizes the excellence of design work within the city’s creative community The award...

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Interaction Design

Interaction design is the design of interactive digital products, environments, systems, and services. The main focus is on behaviour and then form. It's also focused on satisfying the desires of the consumer. Interaction design and User-experience design facilitate...

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ZEA MARU | LG Hausys Design Center

ZEA MARU helps save trees by replacing wooden floors with a wood-like design that is made of rapidly renewable corn-based polylactic acid. It is 100 percent formaldehyde-free and emits no toxic gas during its life, providing a healthier and safer environment for...

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