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8 Intellectual Property Items Every Startup Needs

Startup Professionals Musings

A large portion of your competitive advantage and your potential value to investors is the size of your intellectual property portfolio.

Social Media Accounts are Intellectual Property

Startup Professionals Musings

A large portion of your competitive advantage and your potential value to investors is the size of your intellectual property portfolio.

Nuts & Bolts of Intellectual Property for New Startups

Gust

Having covered all the bases to ensure that your corporate name is available, the domain name can be acquired, and the name doesn’t infringe any existing trademarks (as we discussed last week ), now is a good time to look at the categories of intellectual property (IP) that are relevant to most startups. Intellectual property.

The Importance of Partnership Agreements, NDAs, and Security: Lessons from HBO’s “Silicon Valley”

Up and Running

What we at Traklight often take note of is the many different intellectual property issues that the show touches on. Image via HBO.

4 Sources of business intelligence often overlooked by entrepreneurs

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4 Steps To Register A Trademark In India – The Fast And Cost Effective Way

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Raja Pannir Selvam is a Managing Attorney with Selvam and Selvam , a law firm specializing in Intellectual Property.

Intellectual Property is More Than Patents

Startup Professionals Musings

When someone says Intellectual Property (IP), most people think only of patents. Internet domain name. This name (www. Patents.

The Impending Explosion of the Internet

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Bigger Internet: Opportunity or Horrible Idea? In the near future, the number of available Web domain names will soar by 6,000 percent.

It Should Be A Crime – But Isn’t

YoungUpstarts

By Gini Graham Scott, PhD. Imagine the scenario.  You Then they do it again with someone else.  You

Alexis Ohanian Built a New Front Page for the Internet (& Got Rich Doing It)

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

It just took time away from my doing things on the Internet—like creating clans in Quake II or starting a Web design nonprofit.

6 Landmines To Avoid In Web Development Contracts

YoungUpstarts

You’ve graduated from doing business with a handshake to a generic written contract downloaded from the Internet. by Ilene B. Congratulations!

Cyber Security At The Start

YoungUpstarts

Do we have an internet connected product/app? Professionalisms Andrew Ostashen cyber security information security Internet of Things

Internet Set for Wednesday Shutdown

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Congress doesn't understand how significant the Internet infrastructure really is. To officially join the strike, visit SOPAStrike.com.

Innovators Travel to Washington to Oppose Intellectual Property Legislation

EIN News

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)is bringing 15 venture capitalists specializing in Internet innovation to Washington on. association promoting growth in the $190 billion U.S. consumer electronics industry. More than 2,000 companies

There’s gold in re-purposing intellectual property.

Berkonomics

The Internet was young, and the patented product allowed a visitor to dial into a computer (does anyone remember dial-up electronic bulletin boards?)

8 Key Rules for Starting a Business on a Shoestring

Startup Professionals Musings

limited liability corporation (LLC) can be formed in most states for less than $100 directly through the Internet without legal assistance.

8 Ways To Get Off The Ground With Angel Investors

Startup Professionals Musings

Create and highlight your intellectual property portfolio. Highlight existing presence on the Internet and social media. alone.

How To Talk About Competitors And Gain Credibility

Startup Professionals Musings

Emphasize intellectual property and dynamic product line. Pointing out flaws in others does not give you strength. Martin Zwilling.

Entrepreneurs Need To Understand Survival Basics

Startup Professionals Musings

In the jungle, it might be the strongest jaws, but in startups it’s more likely the strongest intellectual property. If you want to mate.

7 Due Diligence Steps Will Validate Any New Venture

Startup Professionals Musings

Even if the idea sounds unique to you, it’s worth your time to do a few Internet searches using relevant keywords. Martin Zwilling.

Web Pioneer Craigslist Now an Internet Bully?

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Craig Newmark once heralded the free information flow of the Internet. Now his company vigorously guards its intellectual property.

Startup Idea Stuck? Spend a buck!

47 Hats

Pure genius, a clean intellectual property provenance and well worth a visit. Check it out. You’re reading Startup Idea Stuck?

6 Ways Startups Are Fooled By Prior Business Models

Startup Professionals Musings

Or ask PlanetRx, an online service for prescriptions, before the Internet was pervasive. But I’m not convinced that it’s as simple as that.

10 Action Items to Keep Angel Investors Hovering

Gust

Get your Internet domain name and website. Define some intellectual property. ABC Shark Tank Angels via Elite Daily.

7 Ways To Prepare For A Growing Global Opportunity

Startup Professionals Musings

Selectively protect your intellectual property worldwide. Anticipate greater growth outside of North America. Be ready. Marty Zwilling.

8 Secrets To Pushing Your Startup Ahead Of The Crowd

Startup Professionals Musings

Before you bring on partners, develop intellectual property, raise capital, or generate revenues, you need to establish an official business entity.

7 Keys to Positioning Your Competitors to Investors

Gust

Being first to offer something is often used to cover the fact that you have no patent or intellectual property.

10 Ways For Entrepreneurs To Meet Cash Flow Peaks

Startup Professionals Musings

An example would be getting free office space by agreeing to be the property manager for the owner. Set expectations accordingly.

Corporate Bad Activity Against Innovators

Feld Thoughts

There’s a phrase for that: “intellectual slavery” and it’s not one I support.

7 Reasons To Think Positively About Competition

Startup Professionals Musings

Emphasize intellectual property and a dynamic product line. Pointing out flaws in others does not give you strength.

Innovation Outposts in Silicon Valley – Going to Where the Action Is

Steve Blank

For example, Google acquired several of the robotics startups that had what was considered the best intellectual property. are examples.

PA Board Member Judges ‘Hack for Pasadena’ Event

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Hack for Pasadena winners. Hack for Pasadena winners. Hack for Pasadena winners. Tweet Tweet.

10 Preparation Steps to Win an Angel Investment

Startup Professionals Musings

Get your Internet domain name and website. Define some intellectual property. Line up an experienced team. Marty Zwilling.

Bootstrapping Is Much More Fun Than Investors

Startup Professionals Musings

With the advent of the Internet, the size and address of your office is irrelevant. Barter services for access to required resources.

How To Match Your Startup Stage To Investor Interest

Startup Professionals Musings

Prior to the growth stage, your company valuation is limited to goodwill based on intellectual property and team experience, since you have no revenue.

Students and Professors Try Open Innovation | Nature Publishing Group

Campus Entrepreneurship

InnoCentive, an organization based in Waltham, Massachusetts, that uses the Internet to link ‘seekers’ — client companies struggling with pressing scientific or business problems — with ‘solvers’ — more than 250,000 problem-cracking minds around the globe, InnoCentive claims. Check out StartUp Mason.

10 Action Items to Keep Angel Investors Hovering

Startup Professionals Musings

Get your Internet domain name and website. Define some intellectual property. Line up an experienced team. Marty Zwilling.

10 Entrepreneur Alternatives To Investor Funding

Startup Professionals Musings

An example would be getting free office space by agreeing to be the property manager for the owner. Set expectations accordingly.

If You’re Developing Any 3D Printing Tech, Don’t Buy A Stratasys Printer

Andrew Payne

I’ve written before about the risks of building on various Internet platform APIs (e.g. Facebook, Google, etc.) — many SDK agreements let the platform copy anything they want , while you have no recourse. just learned about a similar example in the hardware world. Policy Ramblings Uncategorized

7 Entrepreneur Traits That Let You Soar With Angels

Startup Professionals Musings

Registered patents and other intellectual property. There is no room in this realm for negativism, excuses, or lack of confidence.