Protecting intellectual property rights can present a classic David versus Goliath scenario for many small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). (Photo: ar130405/Adobe Stock) Protecting intellectual property rights can present a classic David versus Goliath scenario for many small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). (Photo: ar130405/Adobe Stock)

Intellectual property (IP) represents major value to most businesses today. Patents, trademarks, trade secrets, copyright and registered designs are all valuable commodities, regardless of the industry sector involved. But with that value comes great challenges — particularly for smaller businesses.

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