Intellectual Property for Startups

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September 30, 2011

Intellectual Property for Startups

Presentation at Startup Weekend Miami, May 21, 2011



September 30, 2011


  1. 15.

    Why: IP System? •U.S. Constitution: “To promote the Progress of

    Science and the useful Arts, by securing for limited Times to Authors and Inventors the exclusive right to their respective Writings and Discoveries.”
  2. 16.

    Phases of a Business •The Hero's Journey •Phases Idea >

    Startup > Funding or Bootstrap? > Release > Sales > Exit
  3. 23.

    Michael Montgomery @Montgomery Patent & Intellectual Property Attorney, Internet Consultant,

    Friend of the Web. (Note: This is not legal advice. But you knew that already.)