This question is about Intellectual Property and Copyright.
(a) List 5 types of Intellectual Property. Comment on their use to protect a software program.[5 marks]
(b) Explain what Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) an employee has on their inventions. Does this differ if the invention is made in their own time?[5 marks]
(c) Professor Elbowpatch, a professor of ancient languages and keen amateur gardener, invents a new sort of lawnmower. What are his IPR options?[5 marks]
(d) Discuss what actions Professor Elbowpatch should take to exploit his invention.[5 marks]