Start-ups & SMEs
We work alongside entrepreneurs and business owners every day to help them develop robust IP strategies that align with their business goals and maximise the value of their intellectual assets.
As a start-up founder or a small to medium business (SME) owner, you’re more than likely juggling a few balls. For many of you, thinking about how to protect your IP may not be at the top of your list. We can help.
Your brands, products, technology and know-how are often the most valuable assets your business will own. In fact, IP is usually the only asset that a start-up owns.
Developing a robust IP strategy that’s aligned with your business goals will help you maximise the value of those assets. It can also help attract more investment and set up your venture for a healthy exit.
We work alongside entrepreneurs and business owners every day. We see the passion and drive that turns ideas into commercial success stories, and we get what it takes to travel a path where there are no guarantees.
We can help you navigate your way along that path, and reduce the risk of making mistakes that could end up costing you dearly in the long-run. We'll also help you prioritise your investment to fit within your budget.
If you need plain English advice on IP protection for your start-up or SME business, get in touch with one of our experts below.
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