Inventors and entrepreneurs: Attend the pro bono tour in Nacogdoches

If you are considering patenting an invention, starting a business, or having an existing enterprise you want to protect and grow, you can't ignore intellectual property.  Attend this day-long seminar for small business owners and independent inventors co-sponsored by the State Bar of Texas IP Section and the USPTO's Texas Regional Office.


Information about registration is upcoming; please visit this page regularly for updates.


The event will take place at the Stephen F. Austin University, and topics will include:

– Patent Process Overview
– Role of the Patent Examiner
– Trademark Process Overview
– Electronic Filing with the USPTO
– USPTO resources
– Tips for navigating the Patent and Trademark Process

Attendees will have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with volunteer attorneys from the State Bar of Texas.

For more information, 
please email texasregionalUSPTOEvents@USPTO.GOV(link sends e-mail)visit us at the Texas Regional Office home page, or call us at 469-295-9000