Publish(, or Patent) or Perish

Publish or Patent or Perish

The expression “publish or perish” is well known amongst the scientific community. However, the declining trend in which public funding is able to meet the requirements of the scientific community and the encouragements for public-private partnerships have changed the game a bit…

To Patent Or Not To Patent…. 10 Basic Things You Need To Know About Patents


Most people know what patents are, and why they are necessary, why you should patent, when to file an application, what can be patented etc., or do they…?
When asking people in the street and even in business about patents, one quickly learns there are a lot of misconceptions. Therefore, let me list the 10 basic things you need to know about patents: