Investors and investment targets must understand the relevance and usefulness of IP along every step of the path, wherever it may lead.
We turn to another thing that we likely take for granted daily, but without which we would not exist in any way as we do today: indoor plumbing.
The best way to improve your chance of a prompt patent grant is to know the process inside out and be thorough in your execution of its various steps.
Analyzing competitor activities and being well-informed of innovative new technologies is essential to a good Intellectual Property (IP) strategy.
IP infringement can, in some instances, be accompanied by the theft of actual physical property or in conjunction with other civil wrongdoings and crimes.
Saving money sounds like a good idea, but there are many horror stories about firms that have lost essential patent rights after missing a payment date.