Under intellectual property law, owners are granted certain exclusive rights to a variety of intangible assets.
These can include musical, literary, and artistic works; discoveries and inventions; and words, phrases, symbols, and designs. Common types of intellectual property include copyrights, trademarks, patents and industrial design rights.
In today’s market place the intellectual property within your brand is one of your biggest assets and should be protected as such. If the long-term plan is to sell your business your intellectual property will form part of your due diligence and it is vital that all the rights in your intellectual property belong to you or your business.
At ACUMEN BUSINESS LAW we have a team of specialists that can identify all your intellectual property needs to help you realise your assets and bring you in to the knowledge economy.