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intellectual property : property (as an idea, invention, or process) that derives from the work of the mind or intellect; also : an application, right, or registration relating to this — Webster
Intellectual property (IP) refers to creations of the intellect for which a monopoly is assigned to designated owners by law. Intellectual property rights (IPRs) are the protections granted to the creators of IP, and include trademarks, copyright, patents, industrial design rights, and in some jurisdictions trade secrets. Artistic works including music and literature, as well as discoveries, inventions, words, phrases, symbols, and designs can all be protected as intellectual property. — Wikipedia
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The IP behind the AI boom
by WIPO on February 21, 2019 at 7:00 am
Artificial intelligence (AI) is set to transform our lives. But what exactly is AI, and what are the techniques and applications driving innovation in this area? James Nurton looks at insights provided by the flagship WIPO Technology Trends series which focuses on innovation trends in AI. […]
Elaphe: driving the development of electric...
by WIPO on February 21, 2019 at 6:59 am
Gorazd Gotovac, Chief Technology Officer of Elaphe Propulsion Technologies, a Slovenian company based in Lubljana, talks about the company’s pioneering in-wheel motor technology and the role that innovation and intellectual property plays in its business strategy. […]
Worldwide activities on licensing issues relating...
by WIPO on February 21, 2019 at 6:58 am
Thanks to technical standards, modern-day electronic devices are interoperable. Find out how different government agencies around the world are approaching issues surrounding the licensing of patents covering portions of these standards (i.e. standard essential patents (SEPs). […]
Eurasian Patent Office set to extend the scope of...
by WIPO on February 21, 2019 at 6:57 am
Eurasian Patent Office President Saule Tlevlessova discusses recent developments in the Eurasian IP landscape, including legislative reform, international work-sharing agreements and an ambitious plan to establish a regional system for the protection of industrial design rights. […]
Protecting rainforest-derived technology equitably
by WIPO on February 21, 2019 at 6:56 am
The Emberá use the juice of the fruit of the jagua to paint their bodies for ritual and other purposes. The company, Ecoflora Cares specializes in natural color technology and has created a blue powder from the same juice for use in coloring food and other products. It is committed to ensuring the Emberá share in benefits derived from its commercialization. […]