Intellectual Property 2 - Numerous Legal Areas of IP

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Five major areas of law make up “intellectual property." In this presentation, IP lawyer Neil Wehneman gives a crash course in copyrights, patents, trademarks, trade secrets, and the right of publicity.

This is a foundational video geared towards understanding the law generally, rather than addressing a specific legal issue.

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