In this module, we will delve more deeply into the various forms of IP, specifically patent protection and confidential information/trade secret protection.

module 3 intro


  1. Pre-filing patent steps
  2. The patent-filing process
  3. Confidential information/trade secret protection
  4. Practical measures for protecting confidential information/trade secrets

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this module, you should be able to:

  1. Identify what rights patent protection affords.
  2. Outline the practical steps and approaches involved in the patent-filing process.
  3. Describe confidential information/trade secret protection and what rights this protection affords.
  4. Summarize practical approaches to preserving confidential information/trade secrets.
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