Patents – Learn the Basics
Module 3 Contents:
The content in this course is for purposes of general information regarding some basic principles of intellectual property law. IT SHOULD NOT BE TAKEN AS LEGAL OR PROFESSIONAL ADVICE. Please seek independent legal counsel if you have a particular question for which legal advice is required.
Upon completion of this section, you should be able to:
- Describe what an invention is
- Describe what a patent is
- Explain the criteria for obtaining a patent (patentability)
- Outline rights that patents provide