Intellectual Property

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Intellectual Property (IP)

Intellectual Property is a legal recognition of the rights of individuals or business entities for their creative works.  IP covers the areas of copyright, patents, trademarks, and trade secrets.

Official Sites

U.S. Patent & Trademark Office
U.S. Copyright Office
World Intellectual Property Organization
Computer Crime & Intellectual Property - Department of Justice
Focus on Intellectual Property Rights - U.S. Department of State

Other Sites Worth Visiting:

Patents

Inventors' Digest Online
Inventor's Handbook
Gallery of Obscure Patents
Patently Silly

Copyright

Copyright Society of The U.S.A.

Trademarks

All About Trademarks

General

Intellectual Property Owners Association
Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM)