Learn the basics of intellectual property with a focus on patents

If you're an entrepreneur, you can't afford to ignore your intellectual property (IP). Learn about the four basic types of intellectual property from U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) experts. Make sure to bring your questions. This event is free and open to the public. Space is limited, so register early.

This session is geared toward inventors, entrepreneurs, and all those who would like to protect their creative work. Attendees will leave with a beginning to intermediate knowledge of the intellectual property system.

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Please note that the Silicon Valley USPTO is a federal facility. Attendees are required to present a valid form of government-issued identification (driver license or passport) and may be subject to screening to gain access.

This event is accessible to individuals with disabilities. To request a reasonable accommodation, including captioning, sign language interpreting, or other, please email siliconvalley@uspto.gov or call 408-918-9900.