Events

Innovators and Entrepreneurs: Learn about IP Basics and Helpful USPTO Resources

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July 1 / 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM EDT
07/01/21 12:00 PM 07/01/21 1:30 PM America/New_York Innovators and Entrepreneurs: Learn about IP Basics and Helpful USPTO Resources United States

Unfamiliar with patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets? Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) experts about intellectual property (IP) basics and potential ways to protect your innovation as you transition from idea to product.

The Midwest Regional USPTO offers this session for aspiring entrepreneurs, innovators, and students the first Thursday of each month. Space is limited, so register early.

The discussion will cover:

* An overview of intellectual property types: patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets

* Why innovators and entrepreneurs should consider protecting their IP

* Local resources and assistance available through the USPTO and other agencies

Event Cost: 
Free (registration required)