September 23, 2016
Fitch Even partner Steven G. Parmelee has contributed a chapter to The Innovation Tools Handbook, Volume 1: Organizational and Operational Tools, Methods, and Techniques That Every Innovator Must Know, one of three volumes in a multi-author book series recently published by Productivity Press in both hard copy and e-book formats. The series covers the top-rated tools, systems and processes that every innovator must master to be successful, presenting a rich set of solutions for improving innovation-related decision making. Volume I discusses 24 creative tools and methodologies most frequently used to change an organization’s structure and operations, providing a clear understanding of how each of these tools are used and results they can generate.
Steve’s chapter, “Safeguarding Intellectual Property,” was crafted to assist innovators and entrepreneurs in understanding intellectual property rights—including patents, copyrights, trade secrets, and trademarks—and when and how each might apply to a given innovation. Steve presents various concepts and practice tips pertaining to these IP rights in the form of an illustrative vignette, for optimum readability.
For more information on the series, please visit the publisher’s website.