Companies create intellectual property daily, and the ability to protect it directly affects its value. There are four main types of intellectual property to consider protecting:
– trademarks and service marks,
– patents, and
– trade secrets.
This article discusses these as well as contractual protections that apply to employing IT staffers, consultants, and subcontractors.
Authors: Roger J. Braunfeld, Thomas O. Wells
Sources: Blank Rome Comisky & McCauley LLP, IT Professional