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Infringement is a technical legal term that applies whenever an unauthorized party engages in one or more activities reserved to the owner of an Intellectual Property Right. The range of prohibited activities differs according to the nature of the right. Patent infringement consists of the unauthorized making, using, offering for sale or selling of any Patented Invention within the United States or United States Territories, or importing into the United States any patented Invention or any product manufactured through use of a patented process during the term of the Patent. Copyright infringement includes the unauthorized or unlicensed copying of a work subject to copyright.