What is Intellectual Property?
http://www.wipo.int/edocs/pubdocs/en/intproperty/450/wipo_pub_450.pdf What is Intellectual Property? Intellectual property (IP) refers to creations of the mind, such as inventions; literary and artistic works; designs; and symbols, names and images used in commerce. IP is protected in law by, for example, patents, copyright and trademarks, which enable people to earn recognition or financial benefit from what they invent or create. By striking the right balance between the in