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.
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.