Intellectual rights or intellectual property law is a legal term denoting a set of rights granted to certain individuals (authors or other rightholders) to intellectual property, that is, objects of intangible nature. First of all, the term implies the temporary possession of copyright and related rights, the possession of valid trademark certificates, and valid patents.
According to Ukrainian legislation, intellectual property rights include non-property and property rights. The scope of intellectual property rights is defined in the Civil Code and relevant laws.
In the broadest sense, means temporary exclusive rights fixed by the law to the result of intellectual activity or means of individualization.