Outline of intellectual property

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The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to intellectual property:

Intellectual property – intangible assets such as musical, literary, and artistic works; discoveries and inventions; and words, phrases, symbols, and designs. Common types of intellectual property rights include copyright, trademarks, patents, industrial design rights, trade dress, and in some jurisdictions trade secrets. They may be sometimes called intellectual rights.

See outline of patents for a topical guide and overview of patents.

Types of intellectual property[edit]

Some examples of intellectual property include:

Types of intellectual property rights[edit]

Intellectual property law[edit]

Copyright law[edit]

Patents law[edit]

Patent procedures[edit]

Legal requirements for patents[edit]

Patent law by region or country[edit]

Trademark law[edit]

General topics[edit]

Agreements, law, and government enforcement[edit]

See also[edit]