Fast Growth Secrets: What tech founders wish they’d known about IP protection and navigating the transition from start-up to scale-up

Starting and growing a successful business is no easy feat. But it’s even harder if you’re trying to do it on your own. That’s why it’s so important to learn from the experiences of others who have been there and done it. But unfortunately, when battle-hardened founders get together to share experiences, it’s usually behind closed doors.

Until now. To create this report, law firm Mills & Reeve brought together a group of experienced SaaS, DeepTech and GreenTech founders and investors to share their top tips. You’ll learn about everything from IP protection to fundraising to navigating the tricky transition from start-up to scale-up.

What’s covered?

What founders should know about protecting their intellectual property

  • Why do businesses file patents?
  • The difference between patents and trade secrets
  • Why is trademarking important, even for b2b businesses?
  • How to ensure ROI from IP protection

How to master the art of scaling

  • Bootstrapping vs. seeking external investment
  • What to look for in an investor
  • How to navigate tax relief pitfalls

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