What is Intellectual Property?
Intellectual property is any innovation, commercial or artistic, or any unique name, symbol, logo or design used commercially. Intellectual property is protected by:
- Copyright in computer programs, music, videos, patterns and other forms of expression;
- The right to protect against infringement of copyright through deploying security measures (technological protection measures);
- Trademarks used to brand products;
- Patents on inventions. Design rights.
Nintendo owns the intellectual property rights for its products, which include copyrights, trademarks, patents and design rights.