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Introduction to Intellectual Property and Copyright

What is Intellectual Property?

"Intellectual property (IP) refers to creations of the mind, such as inventions; literary and artistic works; designs; and symbols, names and images used in commerce."  (from the World Intellectual Property Organization)

Types of Intellectual Property:

  • Copyright 
  • Patents
  • Trademarks
  • Industrial Designs
  • Geographical Indications



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