A Beginner’s Guide to Intellectual Property
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Wednesday, 21st June 2017, 3:00pm – 4:00pm
This session will give you the knowledge to identify the IP assets contained within your business and how best to protect them.
Intellectual Property (IP) is protection for creativity and innovation. An understanding of IP and its protection is important for anyone with an idea, whether it's an invention, design, brand name, literary work or a song. This session will give you the knowledge to identify the IP assets contained within your business and how best to protect them.
Did you know?
96% of UK businesses do not know the value of their Intellectual Property Rights
Intellectual Property (IP) is an important and often undervalued asset. Effective management of your IP assets can yield many benefits including income generation through licensing, sales and/or commercialisation of IP-protected products or services.
This session will cover the following
u2022 IP defined
u2022 The importance of IP
u2022 The four main types of IP protection
ii Design rights
iii Trade marks
u2022 Hints and tips
u2022 Useful links & contacts
North Street Glasgow G3 7DN