"Intellectual property (IP) refers to creations of the mind, such as inventions; literary and artistic works; designs; and symbols, names and images used in commerce."
"IP is protected in law by, for example, patents, copyright and trademarks, which enable people to earn recognition or financial benefit from what they invent or create." http://www.wipo.int/about-ip/en/
What is Innovation Video (an explanation of how Patents and Innovation are linked begins at marker 1:20)
Tools, Resources and Advice to help keep your ideas … yours
TRUSTED TIME-STAMPING - Trusted time-stamping allows proving you held a document, some information or a file at some specific point in time, in a way that can't be forged.
Information and History of Trusted Time stamping http://self.gutenberg.org/articles/trusted_timestamping
Click this link to download a step-by-step guide on creating a time stamp of your work on the Innovation Portal
ORIGIN STAMP - Free Trusted Time stamping resource http://www.originstamp.org/
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