Duration 4 weeks
Weekly study 2 hours
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Discover how to manage intellectual property in the food industry
Please note this course runs without facilitation
Your company’s Intellectual Property (‘IP’) is one of your greatest assets, providing a powerful competitive advantage in the global marketplace.
On this course, you’ll find out how to manage and safeguard your company’s IP. You’ll learn how to evaluate expected sources of problems, use patents and trademarks, and navigate the world of start-ups and SMEs.
You’ll also be equipped to promote best practices in IP management within your company.
What topics will you cover?
- Introduction to intellectual property management
- Ways to protect intellectual property in relation to food products
- Patents, Trademarks & Taste and smell marks
- Design protection
- Effective intellectual property protection on local and international markets
When would you like to start?
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Available nowThis course started 17 Feb 2020
Who is the course for?
This course would be of value to professionals in the food and drink industry - particularly those working in (or with) start-ups and SMEs.
The course team won’t be available to answer questions or respond to your comments during this course. However, we encourage you to interact and support each other by posting your thoughts and comments and sharing your knowledge with other learners
Who will you learn with?
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