Intellectual Property

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Synonyms: IP
See also: Legal Analysis, Copyright, Fair Use, DMCA, Cease & Desist, Creative Commons
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Intellectual Property or IP is a term given to products of the mind, including inventions and creative works. IP is what copyright, trademark and patent registration is supposed to protect[1].

Only certain forms of IP are subject to copyright. Most creative works fall into this category.


  1. ^ Wikipedia:Intellectual_property