Part of the paper’s including survey result from both lay individuals and IP professionals who answered the question. What is the purpose of Intellectual Property Right? The vast majority of IP Professional indicated the incentive justification of IP right. The potential for strong right rights sets out a carrot that encourages innovation. Law individual, on the other hand, more often indicated that IP right are designed to prevent or sanction plagiarism. Mandel also noted a severe lack-of-knowledge form US adults regarding intellectual property right, with their study participants only barely outperforming random answers on a basic ten question IP Law Quiz.