Class 6: How to Avoid Losing Patent Rights


In This Presentation:

•Today’s Main Topic:

– How to Avoid Losing Patent Rights

•May Cover:

– What is Intellectual Property (Class 1 Redux)?

– Making Use of Trade Secrets (Catch-up from Class 5)

- Excerpt from What Is Intellectual Property (IP)? (Class 1 Redux):

Intellectual Property (IP):

•Refers to a category of exclusive rights created by statute, including:



–Trade Secrets

–Utility Patents

–Design Patents

•Others: Trade Dress, Mask Works..

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