Get started with Intellectual Property Law (a primer)

Is this your first time here? Welcome! For many startup companies, intellectual property may be their only asset. But founders and entrepreneurs often don’t know much about intellectual property.  Below are resources meant to get you up speed on intellectual property law.

 


Intellectual Property Law Primer

Here are the basics of the various types of intellectual property.

Handling Founders Patents

Sometimes, you as a founder have a patent that forms the basis of the company. You’ll have a lot to think about. For one, you have to decide if you want to take on a more active management role in the company or if you’ll be happier being more passive. In addition, you have to worry about how to property take a more passive role. You also might not be sure how to manage the patent as it’s transferred to the company. This is a brief post I wrote on how to do that.