Monetizing of Intangible Assets

Monetising of intangible assets

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We all wish to make money from our assets. This can be from our tangible assets or our intangible assets Monetising of intangible assets A company’s intangible assets can take many forms. Most commonly, they exist in the form of patents, trade marks, designs and copyrights – however, this list is not exhaustive. Traditionally, there …

Why are patents so important?

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Getting a patent isn’t easy. It’s a long, complicated and expensive process, and without the right support it can be a real headache. So why bother? What’s so important about a patent that makes it worth all the hassle? What’s in it for your business? When you gain a patent over your invention, you get …

Inventors Association of Australia

Strategy presentation at the November meeting of the Inventors Association of Australia

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The Victorian branch of the Inventors Association of Australia (IAA) has been in action for many years to assist new inventors by providing practical, legal and engineering advice in a friendly and informational environment. I have been making presentations there for over a decade, to help inventors understand how to protect their valuable intellectual property. …

What to do after filing your patent application?

What to do after filing your patent application?

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Baxter IP are patent attorneys (and good ones). What’s more, we can offer unique insights that you might not get from other patent attorneys, because we pride ourselves on being entrepreneurs too. We have hands-on experience in the commercialisation of our own ideas, and we take an active involvement in the commercial success of our …

Research Collaboration Is A Valuable Option In Accelerating Commercialisation Of Innovation

Research collaboration is a valuable option in accelerating commercialisation of innovation

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Collaboration with universities, researchers and industry can be used to shortcut development processes and to effect a synergistic and increased value on the innovation that you create. These collaborations can provide value in many different ways, including: Testing to validate manufacturing processes; Research on how to transfer small scale production to commercial scale exploitation; Research …

Getting your Patent Portfolio Ready for Early Stage Investment

Getting your patent portfolio ready for early stage investment

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During commercialisation, inventors, start-ups and the like often seek investment by leveraging off their intellectual property. However, whereas investment funding is often required during the early stage commercialisation, the granting of patent rights mainly happened a few years down the track, the conundrum being that investors often times don’t invest until they are satisfied as …

Strategy

Commercialisation and patent strategies

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Although the inventor finds a valuable and inspirational sense of accomplishment by the creation of a new idea, it is the commercialisation of that invention which completes the overall success.  Patents are critical to enable the commercial development of the invention by use of the monopoly ownership of the idea for the patent period of …

Patent Attorneys Inspired By Design

Patent attorneys inspired by design

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Our patent attorneys often work together with industrial designers in preparing thorough patent applications for product related ideas. By working with a brains-trust, including patent attorneys and industrial designers to help to think of the various ways in which an idea can be commercially implemented, more commercially orientated IP protection can be achieved.