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Eureka! You’ve made a great discovery or have a great idea for a business. The question that you have to ask yourself is can I move forward or has someone else beaten me to the proverbial punch?
Join the Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) and the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for a free three-day webinar series to help business owners, inventors, entrepreneurs, and start-ups understand the value of conducting proper prior patent and trademark searches.
What You Will Learn:
- What are patents and trademarks?
- What are the benefits of patent and trademark searching?
- What are some of the strategies for conducting a search?
- What are some of the factors to consider when you conduct a search?
Webinar Topics, USPTO Speakers, and Access Information:
Day 1 – November 17, 1 p.m. ET – Patent Searching – Gwen Blackwell
Day 2 - November 18, 1 p.m. ET – Trademark Searching – Catherine Cain
Day 3 – November 19, 1 p.m. ET – General Town Hall Q&A Session – Anthony Knight and Scott Baldwin
Join online at https://uspto-events.webex.com/uspto-events/onstage/g.php?MTID=e3bd93d06f680e2289b81446df670c4cf
Event number: 991 047 950 Event password: 12345
Join audio conference only: Call-in toll number (US/Canada): 1-650-479-3208 Access code: 991 047 950