Patent Basics for Business Owners

Current Edition


by Bruce Wolstoncroft and Sean Ritchie,
Patent Attorneys
McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC


Among the most important assets of every business are its patents, which is an intellectual property right granted to an inventor for a limited time in exchange for publicly disclosing the invention. In the highly competitive business world, too many businesses fail to protect these assets, and watch helplessly as competitors either infringe on or misappropriate this valuable intellectual property. To help companies understand patents, experienced patent attorneys Bruce Wolstoncroft and Sean Ritchie from McNees Wallace & Nurick will walk you through basic steps to identify and safeguard those assets in this FREE helpful guide for businesses.