Intellectual property basics and helpful resources
If you are an aspiring entrepreneur, innovator, or student, then register today for any of these free United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) training sessions. Held on the first Thursday of every month, the sessions provide a general overview on patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from USPTO experts about intellectual property (IP) basics and potential ways to protect your innovation as you transition from idea to product.
The session 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
For more information, email MidwestRegion@uspto.gov or call 313-446-4800.