Why startups need a defensive IP strategy

Shortly I will be adding asset safeguarding materials to the audit committee guide. And I will be posting some of those links to this blog. You very seldom (if ever) hear or read about asset protection in the context of board responsibilities. In that context, however, very most likely it is the audit committee that would address that oversight, and definitely at least certain aspects of asset protection and safeguarding fall under internal controls and COSO 2013. The following, below, is a link that you can click for an article about defensive IP strategy that I was reading last night,


Best, Dave Tate, Esq., San Francisco and California

Audit Committee 5 Lines of Defense 07182016