The IU Libraries and ICO provides IU innovators and entrepreneurs with access to excellent resources designed for professionals, including market research databases like:
- IU Ventures
- Pitchbook: Investment trends and transactions in private equity and venture capital sectors. For premier features, contact IU Ventures.
- BCC Research: Specialized market research reports covering healthcare, science, and technology sectors. (through ICO and Business School Library – contact)
- PatSnap: Patent search for prior art, competitive technologies or licensing opportunities
Educational Resources for business plan development:
The United States Patent and Trademark Office
Comprehensive site containing information about applying for patents, filing for trademarks, searching for patents and trademarks and more.
Searchable database of United States Patent and Trademark Office patents and patent applications.
IP Litigation Update
Blog offers insights into new developments in copyright, trademark, and trade secrets, with a particular focus on how these developments apply to technology companies. Content comes from Perkins Coie’s Intellectual Property Litigation attorneys.
The IP Law Blog
Provides insights in connection with copyrights, trademarks, patents, trade secrets, licensing and promotions.