“Corporate America is wasting a staggering USD 1 trillion in underutilized patent assets. Given the pressures on companies these days to maximize shareholder returns, this underutilization of technology assets represents either a stinging myopia regarding intellectual property or the greatest opportunity to be handed to chief financial officers in a generation” (Rivette and Kline, 2000, p. 143).
- Intellectual Property
- Intangible Asset
- Intellectual Property Right
- Tangible Asset
- Venture Capital Financing
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de Vries, D. (2011). INTRODUCTION. In: Leveraging Patents Financially. Gabler Verlag. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-8349-6903-3_1
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