Leggo My Logo: IP Basics
Understanding the basics of intellectual property is important for most startups (and essential for tech startups). The good news is that there are free resources available to everyone:
- Patents: https://www.uspto.gov/patent and https://patents.google.com/
- Trademarks: https://www.uspto.gov/trademark and http://tmsearch.uspto.gov/
- Copyrights: https://www.copyright.gov/ and https://www.copyright.gov/dmca-directory/ and https://eco.copyright.gov/
- Trade Secrets: https://www.uspto.gov/ip-policy/trade-secret-policy
This session will briefly discuss the basics of intellectual property and how to use these free resources. Bring your questions!