Put in place patents, copyrights and trade secrets practices that appropriately protect the company’s intellectual property, helping to create a competitive moat based on IP.
How can we leverage our intellectual property to enhance competitiveness, while also protecting it?
Establish overall philosophy and policies for managing intellectual property, including what is open source versus proprietary, who owns and benefits from the IP, and the team responsible for coordinating and protecting it.
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