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 , October 18, 2016 updated on January 14, 2023
Intellectual property are rights to creative works, designs, inventions and brand symbols such as trademarks. They are legal constructs that are intended to stimulate economic activity. In a modern-knowledge based economy, a great number of professions and industries depend on rights to intellectual property. In many cases, intellectual property has limitations such as a limited duration after which rights become public domain. As a legal construct, intellectual property rights are surrounded in laws, legal traditions and interpretations that vary greatly by jurisdiction. The following are a few examples of legal concepts related to intellectual property.
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