Are you interested in learning about the basics of intellectual property (IP)?
Join us as USPTO provides an overview of the different types of IP (patents, trademarks, trade secrets, and copyrights) and learn the importance of understanding each type of protection for your business.
• Learn about intellectual property types: patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets
• Understand why innovators and entrepreneurs should consider protecting their IP
• Know about local resources and assistance available through the USPTO and other agencies
Who Should Attend: Entrepreneurs, new and existing small businesses; business stakeholders
Guest speakers: Jacob Y. Choi, Texas Regional Assistant Director-USPTO; Christopher C. Harris, Texas Regional Outreach Coordinator - USPTO; and Rey Vasquez, Texas Regional Outreach Officer - USPTO
*This session is hosted and offered at no cost by the Texas South-West Border SBDC Network & Texas Gulf Coast SBDC Network in partnership with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
*Promotional partners of this session for the UTRGV SBDC include the Greater Pharr Chamber of Commerce, Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce, Rio Grande City Greater Chamber of Commerce, RGV Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, San Benito Chamber of Commerce, and South Padre Island Chamber of Commerce.
Click on link above to register. Deadline applies.