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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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Tracking the value of intangibles
by WIPO on December 1, 2017 at 7:00 am
What is intellectual property worth? The recently launched World Intellectual Property Report 2017 offers fresh evidence about the role of intangible capital in global value chains. […]
Perspectives on access to medicines and IP rights
by WIPO on December 1, 2017 at 6:59 am
Thomas Cueni who heads up IFPMA, the global trade association for the research-based pharmaceutical industry and Ellen ‘t Hoen, former Executive Director of the Medicines Patent Pool, offer their views on access to medicines and the challenges that lie ahead in the search for innovative solutions. […]
Embraer: Brazil’s pioneering aviation giant
by WIPO on December 1, 2017 at 6:58 am
Wander Menchik, Head of Embraer’s Technology Development program offers an insider’s view on the importance of innovation and IP to the company and its future goals. […]
Innovative app boosts literacy and social...
by WIPO on December 1, 2017 at 6:57 am
Find out how Daniela Galindo, a social entrepreneur from Colombia, is boosting literacy and transforming the lives of millions of people living with disabilities thanks to an innovative software app. […]
Regulating machine data: less is more for global...
by WIPO on December 1, 2017 at 6:56 am
Thaddeus Burns, Senior Counsel for IP and Trade at the General Electric Company offers an industry perspective on an appropriate policy framework for regulating machine data to allow the digital economy to realize its enormous potential. […]