How to Protect Your Intellectual Property
In the business world, trademarks, copyright, and patents are the main ways entrepreneurs can protect their intellectual property. With so much potentially on the line, how can you prove the work you create belongs to you? And, how can you safeguard against others copying your ideas?
In this course, you will get an overview on all things intellectual property from an intellectual property lawyer. You’ll discover why geography and jurisdiction matter, how to avoid disputes over trademarks, and how to avoid the common pitfalls of copyright protection.
This course includes:
- 74 min of on-demand video
- 7 lessons
- 7 quizzes
What Will I Learn?
An explanation of the types of intellectual property and when your business should consider patent, trademark, copyright, or design protection
How to apply lesson content and generate more distinctive trademarks for your business
How to understand the distinction between common law and registered trademarks
Why it is important to conduct a trademark clearance search before adopting a trademark
The requirements for a valid transfer of copyright
The types of intellectual property that require you to file for protection before making a non-confidential disclosure