Intellectual Property

Importance of Intellectual Property When Buying or Selling a Business

Intellectual Property (or IP as it is more commonly called) can sneak up on some businesses as it may start from a "good idea" that helps the business survive and then gradually become an integral part of the business and become a critical part of its existence. Interestingly, IP also comes in many shapes and sizes. A business owner therefore...
Jan 7, 2015 |

Protect The Intellectual Property Of Your Online Business

It is essential to protect the intellectual property of your online business. It takes a lot of time and hard work in order to have an all-original content website. The unique content, a concept, or a new product or service for your online business is your intellectual property. According the US Chamber of Commerce American businesses lose...
Jan 7, 2015 |

Intellectual Property: The Underdog of the Business World

The world today is a knowledge economy. Ignoring the strategic potential of intellectual property and its use for businesses would be the biggest corporate blunder. Intellectual Property or IP is the term that is used to describe something original or new devised by the mind. Anything new or original can be an IP, be it a brand, an invention or an...
Jan 7, 2015 |

Intellectual Property Institute

Established to promote awareness and understanding of intellectual property law; includes a guide to their research and services, publications, events, and membership.
May 25, 2016 |

Arab Intellectual Property Center

Find information in the IP Unit including details of intellectual property, cyber crime, news and events.
Mar 11, 2016 |

Acumen Intellectual Property

Law firm specialising in intellectual property provides information on services, trade marks, patents, designs and contacts.
Mar 11, 2016 |

UK Intellectual Property Office

Responsible for granting Intellectual Property rights in the UK, including patents, designs, trade marks, and copyright; information about their services, history, and guidance sections.
Mar 11, 2016 |

Russian Organization for Intellectual Property

Non government organization dealing with intellectual property in Russia provides details of the board, council, international relations, news, resources, documents and management.
Mar 11, 2016 |

Prime Intellectual Property Services

Contains firm profile, service offerings, article archives, Iran IP guide and Iran IP judgments.
Mar 11, 2016 |

Readers write: The work of downsizing, evidence of climate change, hopeful coverage on famine

Regarding the Aug. 21 Monitor Daily story “Home prices, and a thought shift, give ‘small living’ a boost”: Interesting concept. My friend has done it, downsizing and living in a tiny apartment.... Read More

Time for the world to step up on Rohingya issue, Aung San Suu Kyi’s astounding hypocrisy, Irma’s destruction in Britain’s Caribbean islands, The US should stop saber rattling, On the Nadal-Federer comeback

“It is high time the world made an all-out effort to stop the ongoing pogrom against Myanmar’s minority Rohingya...,” writes Mohammad Amjad Hossain. “The pogrom resembles those crimes perpetrated... Read More

The story behind DC Diaper Bank, a resource for parents

Corinne Cannon remembers well an especially challenging night when her first child, Jack, was an infant. The evening prompted Ms. Cannon to consider her own situation in the context of other... Read More