Intellectual Property

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Blog

Intellectual Property: Risks You Need to Know

Copyright pirates, brand impersonators, patent flouters and trade secret thieves are a major threat to busi...
Guides

Work Papers Guide: You Are as Good as Your Work Papers

Work papers are documents produced during an audit engagement. These papers are formally referred to as audit documentat...
Mon, Feb 8, 2010
Audit Programs

Direct Deposit of Royalty Payments Audit Work Program

This audit work program focuses on determining whether the sensitive information collected for the direct deposit of roy...
Subscriber Content
Mon, Jan 20, 2014
Process Flows

Contract Management Process Flow

Contract management consists of the steps taken to request and approve consulting, royalty and other service contracts. ...
Subscriber Content
Mon, Jun 22, 2015
Audit Programs

Product Development Audit Work Program

This sample product development audit program includes risk analysis, special and operational considerations, and evalua...
Subscriber Content
Mon, Jul 27, 2015
Policies & Procedures

Confidentiality Policy: Sample 3 (Healthcare)

This policy outlines a set of procedures to protect patients' right to privacy, to protect confidential information rega...
Subscriber Content
Mon, Nov 16, 2015
Policies & Procedures

Disclosure of Private Data Policy

This sample policy outlines procedures for the disclosure, protection and transfer of a company's private data.
Subscriber Content
Mon, Mar 20, 2017
Audit Reports

Intellectual Property Process Audit Report

This audit report shares findings from a review of a company’s patents, trademarks and trade secrets processes.
Subscriber Content
Mon, Nov 20, 2017
Policies & Procedures

Research and Development Expense Policy

Research and development expenses include the conceptual formulation, design and testing of product alternatives, constr...
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Fri, Dec 15, 2017
Audit Reports

Third-Party Licensing Process Audit Report

This audit report reviews the processes utilized by a company to comply with third-party licensing agreements.
Subscriber Content
Mon, Feb 5, 2018
Articles

Setting the Audit Committee Agenda for 2018

Protiviti recently published a suggested 2018 agenda of items audit committees should consider over the next twelve mont...
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Mon, Feb 12, 2018
Articles

Are You a Biotech Company Eyeing an IPO? Be Sure to Assess These 3 Areas First

This article outlines three specific areas that biotech companies should thoroughly assess when deciding whether to go p...
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Mon, Apr 30, 2018