January 19, 2017  
 
  Entrepreneurs  
 

Intellectual Property Basics

 

 
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Business success is increasingly dependent on intellectual property. Don't let intellectual property be an afterthought for your business. If you do, you may find that your competitors will lock you out of lucrative business growth areas.

Intellectual Property Basics

  • Protecting Ideas - Entrepreneurs must protect their ideas. Understanding patents, trademarks, copyright, and trade secrets is essential.
  • Trademarks and Patents - Intellectual property is a business asset. Like other kinds of property, intellectual property needs to be protected from theft and misuse.
  • How Do I Protect My Business? - You've put everything you have into your business. But if you aren't careful, the time and effort you spent creating a first-rate business model could quickly evaporate.
  • How Do I Protect My Ideas? - In the information age, your company's original ideas may be some of your most valuable assets. So how do you protect your ideas from being used without your authorization?

 

 

 

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