Start Smart: Protecting Your Company’s IP Assets

ADAPT Stage Event Type

Career Specific

Professional Development Topic

Career Exploration or Development
September 14, 2017 -
5:30pm to 7:30pm

Speaker(s)

George Dickos & Lauren Shuttleworth
K&L Gates

Location

University of Pittsburgh, Barco Law Building, Room TBA

Format: 
Presentation

This seminar will cover legal issues related to intellectual property, including:

How to protect your company’s IP, and how not to infringe on another’s IP
How to handle IP created by your employees, including non-compete clauses
Which IP protection to use: copyright, patents, trademarks and/or trade secrets
First to file vs. First to invent: changes in US patent law

Sponsoring Entity: 
Pitt Innovation Institute
Sponsoring Entity, Other: 

Olympus; Pitt Innovation Practice Institute, School of Law

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Registration: 
Required
Target Audience: 
Graduate Students (All)
Postdocs
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