The World Intellectual Property Organization has published a guide to Intellectual Property for Start-ups. This publication introduces startups to IP. Through step-by-step guidance, useful case studies, and simple checklists, it illustrates how small businesses can use IP to remain competitive and manage risks. Written for startups bringing an innovative technology-based solution to market, the guide will be useful to any entrepreneur wanting to get to grips with the IP system.
You can download freely the guide from the following webpage of the WIPO.