Because most businesses and many individuals own or use intellectual property of some type, no lawyer can afford to remain unaware of the rights and potential liabilities that may arise. This book and audio CD set is designed for non-experts and general practitioners who wish to understand the fundamentals of patent, copyright, trademark, and trade secret law. You will discover the basic requirements and scope of these intellectual property rights, learn how to advise clients regarding how to protect their intellectual property and manage related legal risks, and, finally, recognize when it’s necessary to seek advice from expert IP counsel.
Summary of Contents:
United States Patents: How They Are Acquired, Exploited and Enforced | Trademark Basics | Copyright Law Primer | Trade Secrets | Trademarks and Cyberspace | Digital Millennium Copyright Act and File Sharing – PowerPoint Slides | Latest Developments in Intellectual Property Law | Ethical Issues–PowerPoint Slides
Number of Pages: 240