Learn the basics of intellectual property with a focus on patents -virtual only

If you are an inventor, entrepreneur, or other creator of innovative work, you can't afford to ignore your intellectual property (IP). Learn about the four basic types of IP from USPTO experts. Make sure to bring your questions. This event is free and open to the public. Space is limited, so register early.

The April 3 session will be offered virtually via WebEx for those that have registered for the class.

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.

Register today