13 Pages Posted: 21 Oct 2008
This note addresses the methods used in valuing intellectual property, with a particular focus on patents. The note defines intellectual property and explains its growing importance. It also describes income methods, market approaches, discounted-cash-flow methods, and option-valuation methods.
Keywords: option valuation, patents, valuation, intellectual property
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Chaplinsky, Susan and Payne, Graham, Methods of Intellectual Property Valuation. Darden Case No. UVA-F-1401. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=909734