Subscribe to Entrepreneur for $5
Subscribe

Rest Insured

How the right insurance policy can protect you in a patent lawsuit

By
This story appears in the November 1997 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe »

Here's an eye-opening fact: In the 1997 Economic Survey by the American Intellectual Property Law Association (IPLA), the median cost of litigating a patent infringement lawsuit through trial can range from $300,000 to $3 million.

Intellectual property litigation is one of the most expensive forms of litigation in our country. So what can a strapped-for-cash entrepreneur do when he or she needs to defend the most valuable asset of his or her fledgling company?

Continue reading this article - and everything on Entrepreneur!

Become a member to get unlimited access and support the voices you want to hear more from. Get full access to Entrepreneur for just $5.

Get 3 months free with code zendesk

Presented by Zendesk

Champions of Customer Service zendesk

Entrepreneur Editors' Picks