The Midwest Regional USPTO hosts an interactive rotating 3-part series on the patent process, resource navigation, and interactive patent searching every 3rd Wednesday of each month.
- Part 1 - Patent Process - January 17, 2018; April 18, 2018; July 18, 2018; October 17, 2018.
- Part 2 - Types of Patent Applications and How to File - February 21, 2018; May 16, 2018; August 15, 2018; November 21, 2018.
- Part 3 - Interactive Patent Searching - March 21, 2018; June 20, 2018; September 19, 2018; December 19, 2018.
An Economic Development Specialist from the Michigan Small Business Administration (Michigan SBA) (link is external) will also provide an overview of their small business services and resource partners in counseling, capital, and contracting.
Space is limited. For Part 2, please register https://feb2018patentwed.eventbrite.com. Submit your patent questions prior to the event to MidwestRegion@uspto.gov or call 313-446-4800 for more information.
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The USPTO is a federal facility and visitors are required to show a valid form of government issued ID (driver's license or passport), and may be subject to security screening.
Questions? Feel free to call 313-446-4800 or email MidwestRegion@uspto.gov (link sends e-mail).
If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation, please submit your request via phone 313-446-4800 or email Midwestregion@uspto.gov (link is external).