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Course Description

Unfamiliar with patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets? Learn about intellectual property (IP) basics and potential ways to protect your innovations as you transition from idea to product. The session will cover what inventors, innovators, and entrepreneurs need to know to navigate the world of intellectual property.

Course Outline

  • What is the The United States Patent and Trademark Office?
  • An overview of intellectual property types: patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets
  • Why innovators and entrepreneurs should consider protecting their IP
  • How to get started in protecting your intellectual property.

Learner Outcomes

  • Understanding of the four basic types of intellectual property protection and how they differ
  • Considerations for small businesses when seeking intellectual property protection
  • Familiarity with resources available through the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to assist inventors, innovators, and entrepreneurs and how one takes advantage of pertinent resources

Notes

A Public Service and Outreach Unit of the University of Georgia. Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All programs of the UGA SBDC are open to the public on a non-discriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance.
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Section Title
Intellectual Property 101
Type
Online - Fixed Date
Days
Th
Time
10:00AM to 12:00PM
Dates
Jul 21, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
2.0
Hosting Center
  • UGA SBDC Webinars
Course Fee(s)
Registration Fee non-credit $39.00
Instructors
  • Elizabeth Doughtery
Section Notes
All programs of the UGA SBDC are open to the public on a non-discriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Cheryl Greenerl at morrow@georgiasbdc.org or call (678) 466-5100.
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