The Patent and License Exchange (pl-x) is a start-up company trying to create a market for intellectual property on the Web. The company has targeted the U.S. as its original market and has its services and processes for the United States. Now it is to enter Japan. How fit is his good services in the Japanese market for intellectual property?

The Patent and License Exchange (pl-x) is a start-up company trying to create a market for intellectual property on the Web. The company has targeted the U.S. as its original market and has its services and processes for the United States. Now it is to enter Japan. How fit is his good services in the Japanese market for intellectual property?
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Henry W. Chesbrough,
Edward Smith
Source: Harvard Business School
22 pages.
Publication Date: Jul 17, 2000. Prod #: 601019-PDF-ENG
Patent & License Exchange: Enabling a Global IP Marketplace HBR case solution