The Hutter Group: IP Strategy Consulting

MediumThe Hutter Group LLC is not an IP law firm. Rather, Jackie Hutter is a globally recognized pioneer in the emerging practice area of IP Strategy. As an IP Strategist, Jackie Hutter operates as in-house IP counsel on a part-time (or “fractional”) bases for small and medium enterprises for which IP development is a critical aspect of business value creation but for which hiring in-house IP counsel would be cost-prohibitive. Our clients are business and innovation team leaders who understand IP value is best created by having a person in the company who is knowledgeable about and accountable for developing and executing on IP strategy because if . As a business-focused IP advisor, the Hutter Group provides your business and innovation teams with the tools necessary to develop and flawlessly execute on the IP aspects of creating and maintaining competitive advantage and (if applicable) enhancing exit strategy. Jackie Hutter will work with your company’s cross-functional teams to ensure that your business decisions and financial goals are made with a full understanding of the effect that your company’s or your competitor’s IP ownership (or the lack thereof) will have on the expectations associated with your business and investment decisions.
The Hutter Group LLC is not an IP law firm. Rather, Jackie Hutter and her team are members of the pioneering ranks of IP Strategists. As IP Strategy Consultants, The Hutter Group provides your business team with the tools necessary to develop and flawlessly execute on the IP aspects of your value creation and (if applicable) exit strategy. Jackie Hutter and her team work with your corporate and innovation teams to ensure that your business decisions and financial goals are made with a full understanding of the effect that your company’s or your competitor’s IP ownership (or the lack thereof) will have on the expectations associated with your business and investment decisions.¬†When done well, IP Strategy puts business considerations ahead of IP acquisition decisions. IP is not obtained unless doing so supports and increases business value. The company expends resources on IP rights only because it makes sense for the business, not because it is legally possible.

IP Strategy centers on business not legal considerations. In a nutshell, a company that develops and executes on IP Strategy for business value creation puts business at the front end of any decision-making relating to IP. IP is therefore not obtained unless doing so supports and increases business value. The company expends resources on IP rights only because it makes sense for the business, not because it is legally possible.
Each client’s go-forward plan will differ in relation to its specific business issues and goals. Jackie Hutter will work with your business and innovation teams to develop a custom IP Strategy solution that will allow you to maximize your company’s IP value. Jackie will be pleased to talk to about how IP Strategy Consultation can help you create an executable strategy that keeps your competitors at bay and allows your company to capture the value of your innovation efforts. Contact her at JackieHutter@gmail.com.