World Intellectual Property Organization

Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs)

Articles: 2004

December 22, 2004 How to get Involved in FP6: A Hands-on Guide for SMEs (SME-ARTICLE/36645)
December 22, 2004 What an Employee Needs to Know About Trade Secrets (SME-ARTICLE/36627)
November 24, 2004 The Magic of Patent Information (SME-ARTICLE/35245)
November 24, 2004 The Outsourcing Offshore Conundrum: An Intellectual Property Perspective (SME-ARTICLE/35247)
November 8, 2004 Dispute Resolution for SMEs (SME-ARTICLE/30472)
October 25, 2004 Academic Patenting: How Universities and Public Research Organizations are Using their Intellectual Property to Boost Research and Spur Innovative Start-ups (SME-ARTICLE/33648)
October 25, 2004 Beyond Tradition: New Ways of Making a Mark (SME-ARTICLE/33645)
October 25, 2004 Current Topics in IPR Protection in the Context of Global Standard-Setting Processes (SME-ARTICLE/33646)
October 25, 2004 Going Beyond the Prior Art Search: The Experience of a High Tech Sports Equipment Start up Points Towards the Importance of Access to and Trust in Intellectual Property Experts. (SME-ARTICLE/33647)
October 25, 2004 In Search of an Innovative Environment - The New Brazilian Innovation Law (SME-ARTICLE/33650)
October 25, 2004 Intellectual Property - The Basis for Venture Capital Investments (SME-ARTICLE/33649)
September 23, 2004 Branding: How to Use Intellectual Property to Create Value for Your Business? (SME-ARTICLE/32163)
September 23, 2004 Intellectual Property and E-commerce: How to Take Care of Your Business' Website (SME-ARTICLE/32147)
September 23, 2004 Prior Art Searches: A Must For Innovative SMES (SME-ARTICLE/32157)
August 10, 2004 The Value of Intellectual Property, Intangible Assets and Goodwill (SME-ARTICLE/30928)
August 10, 2004 Using Collective Marks for the Protection of Traditional Products (SME-ARTICLE/30927)
July 26, 2004 Advantages of the Madrid System of International Registration of Marks for SMEs (SME-ARTICLE/30485)
July 26, 2004 Brazilian Ventures and Intellectual Property (SME-ARTICLE/30489)
July 26, 2004 Creating and Embedding an IPR Policy in an Educational or R&D Institution (SME-ARTICLE/30494)
July 26, 2004 Getting a Grip on Accounting and Intellectual Property (SME-ARTICLE/30488)
July 26, 2004 Getting the Most out of Your New Plant Variety (SME-ARTICLE/30496)
July 26, 2004 Leveraging Intellectual Property: Beyond the Right to Exclude (SME-ARTICLE/30490)
July 26, 2004 New Product Launch: Evaluating your Freedom to Operate (SME-ARTICLE/30487)
July 26, 2004 Patenting Software (SME-ARTICLE/30491)
July 26, 2004 Spin Outs and Start Ups - New Companies to Commercialise Intellectual Property from University Research (SME-ARTICLE/30495)
July 26, 2004 Standards, Intellectual Property Rights (IPRs) and Standards-setting Process (SME-ARTICLE/30492)
July 26, 2004 Trademark Usage: Getting the Basics Right (SME-ARTICLE/30486)
July 23, 2004  Asia Pacific Roundtable Meeting of Heads of Intellectual Property Offices in Manila, Philippines (February 18 to 20, 2002): paper on WIPO and Small and Medium-sized Enterprises in Asia (SME-ARTICLE/30460)
July 23, 2004  Document presented at the 5th International Conference of the Nigerian Association of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (NASME) on Enhancing the Competitiveness and Growth of SMEs (SME-ARTICLE/30462)
July 23, 2004  Meeting of Heads of Industrial Property Offices of Latin America in Quito, Ecuador (5 and 6 November, 2001): paper on WIPO and Small and Medium-sized Enterprises in Latin America (SME-ARTICLE/30458)
July 23, 2004  Summit Economic Forum of the Central European Initiative in Trieste, Italy (21 - 24 November, 2001): paper presented during the Interest Group Meeting on "Intellectual Property for Business Success of SMEs in CEI Countries" (SME-ARTICLE/30459)
July 23, 2004  Virtual Congress of Entrepreneurs and SMEs (15 October - 14 December 2001): "Why Intellectual Property Matters: The Importance of Intellectual Property for SMEs (SME-ARTICLE/30457)
July 23, 2004 Business Success, Copyright and the Digital Environment (SME-ARTICLE/30467)
July 23, 2004 Dealing with Violators of Intellectual Property Rights (SME-ARTICLE/30471)
July 23, 2004 Disclosing Confidential Information (SME-ARTICLE/30456)
July 23, 2004 Effective Management and Use of Industrial Property for Enterprise Development (SME-ARTICLE/30465)
July 23, 2004 Intellectual Property and Small and Medium-sized Enterprises: document presented at the WIPO Regional Meeting of Heads of Intellectual Property Offices of Caribbean Countries, Paramaribo, June 3 and 4, 2002 (SME-ARTICLE/30461)
July 23, 2004 Intellectual Property Assets in Mergers and Acquisitions (SME-ARTICLE/30470)
July 23, 2004 IP Ownership: Avoiding Disputes (SME-ARTICLE/30475)
July 23, 2004 The Role of Intellectual Property System in the use of ICTs by SMEs (SME-ARTICLE/30468)
July 23, 2004 The Role of The Government Authorities in the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights (SME-ARTICLE/30473)
July 23, 2004 Trade Secrets are Gold Nuggets: Protect Them (SME-ARTICLE/30455)
July 23, 2004 Trade Secrets: Policy Framework and Best Practices (SME-ARTICLE/30454)
July 23, 2004 Valuation of Intellectual Property: What, Why and How? (SME-ARTICLE/30469)
July 23, 2004 Why is Intellectual Property Relevant to Business? (SME-ARTICLE/30466)
July 22, 2004 Branding: How to Use Intellectual Property to Create Value for Your Business? (SME-ARTICLE/30427)
July 22, 2004 Copyright Protection: Reaping the Benefits of Literary or Artistic Creativity (SME-ARTICLE/30414)
July 22, 2004 Domain Names: Making a Good Choice (SME-ARTICLE/30413)
July 22, 2004 Intellectual Property Rights and Exports: Avoiding Common Pitfalls (SME-ARTICLE/30418)
July 22, 2004 Role of the IP system in Development and Marketing of New Products (SME-ARTICLE/30417)
July 22, 2004 Starting a New Company: Considering Franchising as an Option (SME-ARTICLE/30425)
July 22, 2004 The Power of Designs for Marketing Success (SME-ARTICLE/30416)
March 27, 2004 Intellectual Property Rights and Exports: Avoiding Common Pitfalls (SME-ARTICLE/101)
March 27, 2004 IP Licensing: Reaping the Benefits (SME-ARTICLE/99)
March 27, 2004 Overview of Contractual Agreements for the Transfer of Technology (SME-ARTICLE/100)
March 27, 2004 Patents: Tapping the Potential of Innovative New Products (SME-ARTICLE/97)
March 27, 2004 Practical IP Issues in Developing a Business Plan (SME-ARTICLE/98)
March 27, 2004 The Role of Trademarks in Marketing (SME-ARTICLE/102)
March 27, 2004 The Value of Collective and Certification Marks for Small Players (SME-ARTICLE/103)
February 24, 2004 Savvy Marketing: Merchandising of IP Rights (SME-ARTICLE/39023)

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