Intellectual Property: A Handbook for Sustainable Entrepreneurs

Intellectual Property: A Handbook for Sustainable Entrepreneurs is part of the Sustainable Entrepreneurs’s Library of Resources for Technology Management.  The Handbook includes  guides on the important types of intellectual property rights available to companies to appropriate the value of their innovative activities—patents, trademarks, copyrights and trade secrets—and guides that explain how to develop and implement an intellectual property rights strategy; conduct audits of a company’s intellectual property assets; create intellectual property compliance programs and manuals; and sort out ownership and usage rights of intellectual property in the employment relationship.

The Handbook includes the following tabs:

Intellectual Property Rights

Patents

Trademarks

Copyrights

Trade Secrets

Intellectual Property Strategy

Auditing the Company’s Intellectual Property Assets

Intellectual Property Compliance Programs and Manuals

Intellectual Property in the Employment Relationship

Download the entire Handbook here.