Changes in the law, notably a unitary European patent and Unified Patent Court, are set to transform the legal landscape of intellectual property
Litigation can be unpredictable, the financial cost is uncertain and there is also an emotional price to pay if things get personal
Although a difficult process, achieving a realistic valuation of intellectual property can be central to business success
While car manufacturers are protecting more of their commercial secrets, they are also going public to collaborate on some key design strategies
Cyber theft can be an easy way to steal valuable secrets with sometimes devastating effects, so organisations must remain vigilant against an increasing threat
Trademarks and intellectual property play a vital role in developing brands, promoting competition, driving economic growth and protecting consumers says Etienne Sanz de Acedo, Chief executive International Trademark Association
Companies should be specialising in strategic, holistic and cost-effective approaches to brand protection and enforcement, says Julius Stobbs
Is your intellectual property policy putting your company at risk? Does your IP policy maximise potential within your company? Are too many companies overlooking valuable IP they need to protect?