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Start Smart Legal Series | How to Handle Your (and Others’) Intellectual Property

October 6 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Start Smart Series

Start Smart Legal Series | How to Handle Your (and Others’) Intellectual Property
October 6, 2022 | 5:00-6:30 p.m., Zoom

Intellectual Property is an asset to be protected. This session will cover how to deal with IP issues including:
Different ways to protect your company’s IP (copyrights, trade secrets, patents, trademarks, etc)
Do you really need a patent?
Difference between a provisional patent and a formal patent filing
Developing a patent strategy
How to handle IP created by class projects when one or more of the student team members want to pursue commercialization
Tips on searching the US Patent Office Database (for prior ‘art’ e.g. existing patents)
What to expect after filing a patent (time and expenses)

Presenters:
David Lehman, K&L Gates
Lauren Murray, K&L Gates
Reed McManigle, CMU

Details

Date:
October 6
Time:
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.bigidea.pitt.edu/event/ssls_ip/

Organizer

Big Idea Center
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Venue

Virtual