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A trademark can protect a combination of words, sounds or designs used to distinguish your goods or services from those of others ter the marketplace. Learn about, search or apply for registration.
A patent is an off the hook right granted for an invention, such spil a product or a process. Learn about, search for or apply for registration.
Copyright provides protection for literary, artistic, dramatic and musical creations. Learn about, search or apply for registration.
Industrial vormgeving registration provides protection for the original visual features of a product. Learn about and search for industrial designs or apply for registration.
IP for business Updated
Whether your business is large or puny, it is significant to take stock of your IP assets and develop a strong IP strategy.
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Learn about the different types of intellectual property: trademarks, patents, industrial designs and copyright, and find out how to protect them.
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Integrated circuit topographies
Integrated circuit topographies (ICT) are three-dimensional configurations of electronic circuits found te integrated circuit products or layout designs. Learn about or apply for registration.