Foreword to the First Edition.
About the Authors.
Introduction: Setting the Stage.
1 The Big Three: Patents, Trademarks, and Copyrights.
2 The Supporting Players: Other Types of IP Trade Secrets and Know-How, Mask Works, and Non-Competition and Non-Disclosure Agreements.
3 Protecting the Fruits of Your Research and Development.
4 Know What You Have (IP Audit) and What the Other Guy Has (Competitive Intelligence).
5 What Is It Worth? Putting a Value on Intellectual Property.
6 Make More Money by Sharing (Licensing).
7 Corporate Officers and Directors Beware -- You Can Be Liable for Mismanaging Intellectual Property.
8 Enforcing Your Rights.
9 The Fundamental Things Apply, As Time Goes By -- Intellectual Property in Cyberspace.
10 The Patent Portfolio and Its Effect on Stock Price.
11 How the Courts Have Changed the Patent Law.
12 Patent Reform.
Appendix A: Trademark and Service Mark Application.
Appendix B: Copyright Application.
Appendix C: Confidentiality and Nondisclosure Agreement.
Appendix D: Invention Assignment Form.
Appendix E: Basic IP Audit Questionnaire.
Appendix F: Patent Valuation.
Appendix G: Invention Disclosure Form.
Appendix H: License Agreements.