Intellectual property basics for National Veterans Small Business Week

Learn about intellectual property (IP) basics and ways to protect your innovations as you transition from idea to product during this webinar for National Veterans Small Business Week. This virtual event, happening November 3 at 11 a.m. CT and hosted in coordination with the Veterans Business Outreach Center at Mississippi State University, is free for veterans and military spouses.

During this event, we will discuss:

  • An overview of different types of IP: patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets
  • Why innovators and entrepreneurs should consider protecting their IP
  • Local resources and assistance available through the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and other agencies
  • More information about the USPTO

Register today

To learn more about what the USPTO is doing to support the military community and find more upcoming events, visit our Entrepreneurship resources for the military community landing page.

This event is organized by the USPTO Texas Regional Office. If you have questions or want more information about this event, contact their office at or call 469-295-9000.

Accessibility accommodation


If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation, please submit your request to the contact information listed above.

CLE Header
This event is part of a series: Military Community