[INFOGRAPHIC] The Tip Of The Spear: Intellectual Property Driving Oil & Gas

In times of economic downturn, prudent companies will look to two avenues to increase their cash flow: innovation and litigation.

In the current oil price continuum, intellectual property has become the first line of attack and the last line of defence for the oil and gas industry in an increasingly hostile environment. In one of the largest surveys of its kind, Oil & Gas IQ has reached out to intellectual property (IP) professionals across the world to canvas their opinion on some of the crux issues of the day and how they think the IP journey will evolve in the coming year.