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Intellectual Properties Of Health Care Firms

Think of two current health care firms.
1. What types of intellectual properties do you think they own?
2. What factors do you think they considered when determining these intellectual properties?
3. How do you think these intellectual properties affect the firm that owns them and competitive health care firms?

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Pfizer and Caraco are two very large healthcare firms that utilize scientific research in order to develop pharmaceuticals for the healthcare industry. Due to the very nature of these organizations their intellectual property would include patents on the pharmaceuticals that these companies produce, as well as trademarks on the design of company logos etc. ...