Getting a patent granted requires a comprehensive patent strategy, and even after obtaining patent registration certificate, during the stage of patent assignment, it is essential to perform a freedom to operate search to ensure that the patent will not infringe upon third party patent rights.
Trade marks can be registered for a company's name, slogan or logo. The main aim of a trade mark is to distinguish the products and service of one brand from that of another. Once a trademark is registered, no-one else would be able to use that particular trade or one that is confusingly similar. If… Continue reading Trademarks & Venture Capital Investments