Published October 1992
by Wiley Law Pubns .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||110|
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By: Jim Dossey, Patent Attorney, BS, MS, MBA It is often difficult to distinguish between different types of intellectual property. The chart below illustrates the key differences between patents, copyrights, trademarks, and trade : Jim Dossey. The fourth type of intellectual property, in addition to patents, trademarks, and copyrights, is trade secrets. Trade secrets consist of information and can include a formula, pattern, compilation, program, device, method, technique or process. Unlike patents and copyrights, trademarks do not expire after a set term of years. Trademark rights come from actual “use” (see below). Therefore, a trademark can last forever - so long as you continue to use the mark in commerce to indicate the source of goods and : Trademarks. The ____ Agreement establishes standards for international protection of patents, trademarks, and copyrights. The _____ Protocol allows a U.S. company to register its trademark abroad by submitting a single application and designating in which other countries the trademark shall be registered.
This is a quirky little book that doesn't take itself too seriously while delivering a great amount of information in an efficient manner. It covers the basics of the five archetypes of intellectual property (utility patents, design patents, plant patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets)/5(16). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dorr, Robert C. Protecting trade secrets, patents, copyrights, and trademarks. New York: J. Wiley, © I was particularly pleased to see that trade secrets were covered well. Most business people do not realize that trade secret protection is often superior to that of copyrights, patents and trademarks. But you have to follow the rules, or your trade secret isn't going to be considered by: 6. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dorr, Robert C. Protecting trade secrets, patents, copyrights, and trademarks. New York: Wiley Law Publications, ©