Resources

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IP: know what you don’t know (Video)

Uploaded 27 Sep 2017

We look at simple things you can do before you develop a new product, how small business people use IP to become big business people and the difference between an Attorney and an Examiner.

Communication Leadership and Inter-Professionalism

The Bright Side of Patents

Uploaded 27 Sep 2017

This resource is to complement your learning, and introduce you to other perspectives on the topics under discussion.

Motivated by concerns that the patent system is hindering innovation, particularly for small inventors, this study investigates the bright side of patents. 

Communication Leadership and Inter-Professionalism

United States Patent and Trade Mark Office (UPSTO) Homepage (Website)

Uploaded 27 Sep 2017

This resource is to complement your learning, and introduce you to other perspectives on the topics under discussion.

The US Patent and Trade Mark Office (USPTO) is responsible for administering US patents, and trade marks and provides a range of IP related resources.

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World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO). Intellectual property for business (Website)

Uploaded 27 Sep 2017

This resource is to complement your learning, and introduce you to other perspectives on the topics under discussion.

WIPO’s Intellectual Property for Business page contains links to a range of IP information for SMEs.

Communication Leadership and Inter-Professionalism

World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) (Website)

Uploaded 27 Sep 2017

This resource is to complement your learning, and introduce you to other perspectives on the topics under discussion.

The World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) is responsible for administering international IP treaties such as the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) and promoting IP, and provides a range of IP related resources.

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Patentscope (Website)

Uploaded 27 Sep 2017

This resource is to complement your learning, and introduce you to other perspectives on the topics under discussion.

Patentscope: Patent search database for international Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) patent applications maintained by the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO).

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Espacenet: Cooperative patent classification (Website)

Uploaded 27 Sep 2017

This resource is to complement your learning, and introduce you to other perspectives on the topics under discussion.

The Cooperative Patent Classification: A searchable database of the patent classification terms jointly developed by the US and European patent offices, and based on the International Patent Classification system maintained by WIPO.

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European Patent Office (EPO). Espacenet (Website)

Uploaded 27 Sep 2017

This resource is to complement your learning, and introduce you to other perspectives on the topics under discussion.

Espacenet: An extremely comprehensive free patent search database maintained by the European patent office

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Lens: open public resource for innovation cartography (Website)

Uploaded 27 Sep 2017

This resource is to complement your learning, and introduce you to other perspectives on the topics under discussion.

The Lens: a very good open source patent search database with a particular focus on searching biological and life sciences related patents and applications  

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Google Patents (Website)

Uploaded 27 Sep 2017

This resource is to complement your learning, and introduce you to other perspectives on the topics under discussion.

 Google’s Patent Search database: A full text searchable interface for patents and applications from a range of countries including US, Europe, WIPO, China, Korea and more.