intellectual property rights

The Definition of intellectual property rights:

The Intellectual Property Rights, also known as the IPR, are legal property rights over creations of the mind, both artistic and commercial, and the corresponding fields of law. Under intellectual property law, owners are granted certain exclusive rights to a variety of intangible assets, such as musical, literary, and artistic works; ideas, discoveries and inventions; and words, phrases, symbols, and designs. Common types of intellectual property include copyrights, trademarks, patents, industrial design rights and trade secrets.

*Above information is taken from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intellectual_property

Why the Intellectual Property Rights should be protected:

The mandate of the Intellectual Property Rights is to through the use of legal laws to provide the creations or inventors the exclusive rights for providing the usages of one’s intellectual properties or to provide authorized use of it, in order to gain economical or reputational profits. This is to encourage people with abilities and equipped with an inventive mind to be willing to complete and provide better intellectual results for the usages of the publics and to help raise the economical, cultural, and technological development of the humankind. By providing protections to the rights of creations or inventors is only an intermediate step for reaching this ultimate goal.

*Above information is taken from:http://cc.tccn.edu.tw/ezcatfiles/tadcc/img/img/copyright/index.htm**

School’s site on the information of IPR:   http://www.nchu.edu.tw/ipo/

~~In order for us to enjoy better intellectual creations, please respect and protect the Intellectual Property Rights~~

The Central-Taiwan Oversea Compatriot Students’ Festival [sharing]

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I am Michael Huang, a second year student of business administration in NCHU. At 8am on Sunday, all of the oversea compatriot students of NCHU arrived at the front of the school’s administration building to meet up and get ready for the Central-Taiwan Oversea Compatriot Students’ Festival at Ming-Dao University.

Ming-Dao University has an amazing campus with beautiful buildings and clean environment. The day of the Oversea Compatriot Students’ Festival also happened to be Ming-Dao University’s anniversary celebration; we saw lots of oversea compatriot students brought their performances to the stage and lifted the atmosphere to a climax.

Ming-Dao University’s anniversary celebration performance was one of the most memorable moments during that day. The university prepared a prize draw for the students participating and a lot of oversea compatriot students from NCHU, including me, got a prize from the draw.

Even though the weather was very hot on that day, we still enjoyed the performances and the beauty of the campus. We bought lots of delicious treats to fill our cravings during the carnival. Ming-Dao University’s anniversary celebration along with the Oversea Compatriot Students’ Festival merged all the oversea compatriot students from different countries in Central-Taiwan and we know we are not alone.

Overall, the festival was a great success. The passion and the sense of community made us feel just right at home, and that, warmed our heart. We deeply thanked them for their effort on the successful and enjoyable festival.


Thanks to Michael Huang, for giving us such a wonderful experience.