Converting Intellectual Assets into Property
Thomas G. Field Jr.
University of New Hampshire School of Law (formerly Franklin Pierce Law Center)
July 26, 2008
This paper introduces ways to serve the commercial need to optimize protection for intangible firm capital or assets by taking advantage of options provided by copyrights, patents, trademarks, and trade secrets. Although published in Corporate Counsel's Quarterly in 2002, its guidance remains current.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 8
Keywords: intellectual assets, intellectual capital, knowledge assets, knowledge officers, patents, copyrights, trade secrets, trademarks
JEL Classification: K23
Date posted: July 30, 2008 ; Last revised: January 9, 2015