MANAGEMENT WORKBOOK

Intellectual Property Issues In Business Operations

One of the main goals of this workbook is to show what intellectual property (IP) means in practice as well as the benefits and competitive edge it can create to businesses.

This workbook was produced with a wide range of users in mind, for example:

• Company management and key persons
• Service providers such as patent, engineering and law offices
• Individual experts and companies providing expert services
• Research institutes, universities and colleges.

The workbook also serves as a check-list for the above-mentioned target groups in order to develop the company and its competitiveness. The workbook can also be used in conjunction of company’s strategic planning process.

Download the Workbook as PDF file:

Intellectual Property Issues In Business Operations (pdf, 2,68 Mt) (pdf, 2.7Mt)

Intellectual Property Issues In Business Operations - Management Workbookis an outcome of Idea Pilot Project, a joint effort of National Board of Patents and Registration of Finland (NBPR) and the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO). The purpose of the project was to promote the utilization of the Intellectual Property System, particularly within SMEs (small and medium sized enterprises).

Intellectual Property Issues In Business Operations
Mika Waris Mirja Lehikoinen Veli-Pekka Hyttinen
Harri Sjöholm Tommi Salonen Jouni Juuti

2nd edition, 2006
ISBN 951-53-2802-0 (stapled)
ISBN 951-53-2803-9 (PDF)

© National Board of Patents and Registration of Finland and
Oy Swot Consulting Finland Ltd 2005