Introduction to Protection of Ideas
Products of the mind touch almost all areas of commerce in our industrial society. They are the single most important source of innovation and progress and range from useful and break-through chemical compounds to publishable novels and poems to attention-getting catchwords and phrases identifying commercial items. These products of the mind come into tangible form through many channels, including writing on paper or in books, blueprints, films, advertisements, labels and new products
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