Resource Partner Event
Jul 24

Seminar: Intellectual Property and Contract Law Boot Camp for Business Owners

Business PlanningManaging a BusinessStarting a Business

Date:
July 24, 2018 | 11:00 am PDT - 1:00 pm PDT

Location Name:
Mercy Corps Northwest

Address:
43 SW Naito Parkway, Portland, OR,97204

Organization:
Mercy Corps Northwest

Fee:
$25.00

About this Seminar: This two-section workshop will teach you practical and foundational knowledge about intellectual property and contract law that every small business owner needs to know when it comes to preserving your valuable intellectual property rights, protecting your business interests, and ensuring that every contract you draft or sign is legally sound. Expect to learn about the following topics: PART ONE: A basic primer on patents, copyrights, trademarks, and trade secrets The benefits of registering your intellectual property How to leverage your intellectual property to gain an advantage in the marketplace Situations in which you may want to license or assign your intellectual property How to enforce your intellectual property against infringers PART TWO: What constitutes a legally binding contract Which key provisions you’ll need in order to protect your business and intellectual property assets How to ensure getting paid via solid contractual language Common contractual pitfalls to watch out for How to avoid costly litigation