By: Ashley Sloat, Ph.D.
The Cannabis industry is blossoming so it seems only prudent for us to share with you thoughts about how you can protect your Cannabis-related innovation in this new age of legalized medical marijuana and recreational use, at least in some states. In this post, I discuss the use of Plant Variety Protection Certificates, Plant Patents, Design Patents, and Utility Patents to protect your innovation and some of the pitfalls of these various mechanisms.
Ashley Sloat, Ph.D.
Startups have a unique set of patent strategy needs - so let this blog be a resource to you as you embark on your patent strategy journey.