Startup patents: The second worst reason why startups should file patents

As we’ve talked about the #1 bad reason why startups should file patents, let’s take a look at the second worst reason: Also this reason is fine from an academic viewpoint. Patents are business assets just like physical objects. They can be bought and sold, exchanged, or “rented out”, i.e. the patent owner may allow… Read More

Startup patents: The #1 BAD REASON why startups should file patents

I’m just preparing some presentation slides for a talk I will be giving tomorrow at the Center for Digital Technology and Management, a joint institution of the two universities we have here in Munich. The topic of my lecture will be “IP strategies for startups” – and a large part will be about patents, obviously. And… Read More