How to Test Drive an IP before Committing to a Full License

When licensing a new technology, try before you buy is a good option to consider. One way of doing that is to test drive it using an evaluation license before committing to a full license. Evaluation licensees offer several key advantages: They’re a low-cost, non-exclusive short-term license that gives you […]

Are You Confusing Your Patents and Technologies?

Patent and technology know-how licenses are often confused. While they often go hand-in-hand, there are actually two different strategies for licensing them. Your patents are legal rights that only prohibit others from using the parts of your technology covered by the patent claims. Your technology know-how are your methods, materials, […]

How to Expand Your Business Resources Without Increasing Your Overhead

Developing and making money with your IP doesn’t mean you have to go it alone. Licensing gets you the resources you need without the added cost through a joint venture. Some examples of how to use JV’s include joint development of a new patented product from scratch, or to commercialize […]