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Is It Time To Cut Back On The Coffee?

August 29, 2017

Ineffective or “free” intellectual property strategies are costing NZ companies millions. It’s a strange reality but most NZ businesses spend more on coffee than they do on their intellectual property strategy.

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The CEOs and Director’s Cheat Sheet to the Risks of Big Data – Part 2: Legal Risks

August 21, 2017

In the last article we surveyed some of the technical and reputational risks presented by companies trying to extract value from a key intangible asset: their data. Now we look at some key legal risks.

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The CEOs and Director’s Cheat Sheet to the Risks of Big Data – Part 1: Technical & Reputational Risks

August 15, 2017

There is no question that data, correctly leveraged can deliver huge benefits. Over 87% of company value today is now in intangible assets and data, alongside brand, software code and confidential information, are critical to everyday business. Your customer list? That’s data. Your inventory management system? That’s data. In fact many of a company’s most basic functions from invoicing to advertising would grind to a halt without data.

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