Intellectual Property Basics

Intellectual Property Basics: Navigating the Fundamentals of Trademark, Copyright, Patent, and Trade Secret Law

Patents: What is a patent? What are the requirements of patentability? Do you need to file a patent? Is your patent at risk and should you prosecute a patent? How to enforce a patent.

Trade secrets: What is a trade secret? How trade secrets differ from patents? What are the advantages and disadvantages of a trade secret vs. a patent? How to protect your trade secret.

Trademarks: Choosing and protecting a trademark. How do I register a trademark. Learn about trademark ownership and licensing & how to enforce your trademark rights

Copyrights: Learn the basics of copyright law. How to acquire and maintain a copyright. What is copyright infringement?

Date(s): 
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Location: 
Urban League of Greater Cleveland - 2930 Prospect Ave - Cleveland, OH