Optimizing Your IP Strategy: Modern, technology-driven organisations must focus on management of IP


As markets become more global and driven by new technologies, a well-thought-out IP strategy is becoming even more critical for businesses.

Imagine spending time, money and resources developing a new process or technology, only to find out that your competitor already holds the IP rights for that innovation. Not only would this usually prevent you from securing your own IP rights for the innovation, but if the competitor enforces its IP rights against your organisation, you may be required to pay damages and suspend sales, which could have a huge impact on your profits and reputation.

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Topics:  Idea Theft, Innovation, Patent Infringement, Patent Litigation, Patents, Technology

Published In: General Business Updates, Intellectual Property Updates, International Trade Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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