Learn how to file a patent

On Thursday, August 6, from 11 a.m. to noon ET, learn the critical steps you need to take to protect your intellectual property.

USPTO Patent Examiner Blake Tankersley will discuss the requirements for patentability, drafting non-provisional and provisional patent applications, and common pitfalls to avoid.

This online workshop is free and open to the public, so register early.

The program is offered in collaboration with the Pennsylvania Small Business Development Center and is accessible to individuals with disabilities. To request a reasonable accommodation, including captioning, sign language interpreting, or other, please email easternregionaloutreachoffice@uspto.gov, visit the Eastern Regional Outreach Office page of the USPTO website, or call 571-272-2243.