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Using contracts to protect your intellectual property

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Publication date
11 August 2021
Author
European Innovation Council and SMEs Executive Agency
Publication type
  • IP Guide

Description

There are many ways in which Intellectual Property (IP) owners should protect their valuable assets. Perhaps the most apparent ways are to register the IP in relevant jurisdictions and then enforce that IP right against infringing third parties. There is, however, a very practical and pre-emptive way of protecting your IP on a commercial level in your relevant contracts. A large proportion of the value of your business is derived from IP due to its presence in your everyday business.

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11 AUGUST 2021
Using contracts to protect your intellectual property