Intellectual property (IP) refers to creations of the mind, such as inventions; literary and artistic works; designs; and symbols, names and images.
It is a category of property that includes intangible creations of the human intellect. There are many types of intellectual property, the most well known types are copyrights, patents, trademarks, and trade secrets.
The main purpose of Intellectual property Law is to encourage the creation of a wide variety of intellectual goods. To achieve this, the law gives people and businesses property rights to the information and intellectual goods they create, usually for a period of time.
Copyright – that website, that novel, that song, that movie?
Trademark – that logo, that tagline, that brand name?
Patent – that process, that machine, that composition?
Are your Intellectual property rights protected?
The hardwork and novelty of your work and ideas, have they been protected?