How to use IP

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There are a number of ways to use IP. When considering strategies for your intellectual property (IP) protection and how you can implement these in your business, you should be aware of:

  • How to protect your IP - an integrated IP strategy keeps you focused on your IP, what you own, what you use, how it is protected and whether it is being exploited to your benefit.
  • What you can protect - the kinds of intellectual property that can be protected, how it can be protected and what it means to you.
  • Alternative protection methods - protective measures such as trade secrets, rapid production and development can complement use of registered IP rights.
  • Get the right advice about IP - a description of various professional services available to help your business.

Last Updated: 28/7/2015

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