Business, Management and Economics

Intellectual Property Rights

Edited by Sakthivel Lakshmana Prabu and Timmadonu Narasimman Kuppusami Suriyaprakasha, ISBN 978-953-51-3282-0, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3281-3, 126 pages, Publisher: InTech, Chapters published June 21, 2017 under CC BY 3.0 license
DOI: 10.5772/65187
Edited Volume

Today we live in a world of notion with the economic health and competitiveness of firms. Innovation and creativity are having a significant role to achieve economic, social, and technological advancement, nation's prosperity, and job growth for a country. Industries can capture the economic benefits through development and commercialization of the innovative products. Consumers also prefer to purchase safe and guaranteed products believing that the IP rights of the products are worth protecting both nationally and internationally. The topics covered in this book includes an "Introduction to Intellectual Property Rights," "Patenting in the Pharmaceutical Industry," "Towards More Inclusive IP Analysis by Frontier Tools," "Patent Data in Economic Analysis," "How to Elaborate and Interpret an Expert Report on the Design Area," and "Host-Country Patenting and Inventorship in Emerging Countries."