BS 8538:2011 Specification for the provision of services relating to the commercialization of intellectual property rights

BS 8538:2011

Specification for the provision of services relating to the commercialization of intellectual property rights

Status : Confirmed, Current   Published : February 2011

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What is this standard about?

BS 8538 provides best-practice recommendations for services that relate to the commercialization of intellectual property rights. This includes copyright, trademarks and patenting.

Who is this standard for?

  • Investors
  • Inventors’ clubs
  • Intellectual Property Office (UK-IPO)
  • Business Link
  • Commercial service providers
  • Universities specializing in invention and product design

Why should you use this standard?

BS 8538 sets out the principles of ethical behaviour within organizations and defines integrity and competence. It explains how to ensure transparency of services, charges and other payments or receipts. The standard also focuses on confidentiality and the disclosure of information, as well as the declaration of interests and conflict. Other topics include complaints handling and Non-Disclosure Agreements.

BS 8538 also helps investors to understand what to expect from a provider when they’re in the process of commercializing an idea.




Standard NumberBS 8538:2011
TitleSpecification for the provision of services relating to the commercialization of intellectual property rights
StatusConfirmed, Current
Publication Date28 February 2011
Confirm Date01 June 2016
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)BS 7000-10, BS ISO 10002
Draft Superseded By10/30214063 DC
DescriptorsCopyright, Trade marks, Patents, Patenting, Intellectual property law, Product design, Design, Organizations, Enterprises, Management, Commercial, Consumer-supplier relations, Contracts, Security
ICS03.140
CommitteeIMS/1/1
ISBN978 0 580 70010 1
PublisherBSI
FormatA4
DeliveryYes
Pages24
File Size3.256 MB
Price£182.00


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