Intellectual Property Laws
Marie Van Coller is an organisation that ensures regulatory and legal compliance is followed. We are passionate about providing robust solutions according to specific contracts and designated industry requirements.
Intellectual property laws play a pivotal role in ensuring laws is outlined to enforce the rights of creators and owners of inventions. Some categories include copyrights, trademarks, patents and trade secrets.
This ultimately encourages owners to engage in innovative activities that will ultimately benefit society and reward the innovator’s efforts and skills. This is to provide fair and equitable practices by promoting wider access to resources to advance research and development and pivoting competitive advantage.
Protecting inventions, processes and concepts can maintain and enhance competitive advantage. Individuals and companies alike can benefit from Intellectual Property Laws. Some intellectual property laws are automatically invoked, while others are a bit more complex and take a longer process for patent, trademark protection and formal applications would be required.
It would be important to understand what intellectual property applies to which scenario. Copyrights are generally protected over literary works, paintings, inventive photographs or other forms of artistic works. Patents and trade secrets would encompass a design, process and brands or logos.
The advantages of Intellectual Property have no significant fees associated with registrations, enhancing competitive advantage and obtaining financing opportunities for your business by maintaining credibility of your products and services.
Licensing agreements and the sale of particular inventions can lead to a partial sale, full sale, merger or acquisition which further enhances the value of the business. Distinctive differentiators are evident in similar industries, thus making intellectual property an ideal solution to implement for organisations to remain competitive.
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