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Events and Workshops

Sat29Apr Patent Basics
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
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Designed for the beginning inventor/entrepreneur, the workshop offers basic patent information and search techniques for using the United States Patent Office web site and patent databases.

 
 
 
Sat13May Trademark Basics
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
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The workshop offers basic trade and service mark information and search techniques for using the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and other online databases. The differences between marks, trade name and copyrights will be discussed. Filing for a Federal mark will also be demonstrated.

 
 
 
Thu15Jun Advanced Patent Research
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
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This advanced patent research workshop will cover patent family information (using INPADOC), the Cooperative Patent Classification system, and international patent authorities' patent research databases (EPO, WIPO, Global Dossier, and others). Basic patent knowledge is recommended for attendees. If you have questions, please contact the instructor.

 
 
 
Sat08Jul Intellectual Property Basics
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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How can you protect your logo, creations, invention and ideas in the marketplace? This workshop is designed to help inventors, small businesses, creators, and entrepreneurs make decisions on how to protect their ideas through various intellectual property (IP) options.

 
 
 
Thu21Sep Patent Basics
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Designed for the beginning inventor/entrepreneur, the workshop offers basic patent information and search techniques for using the United States Patent Office web site and patent databases.

 
 
 
Sat28Oct Trademark Basics
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
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The workshop offers basic trade and service mark information and search techniques for using the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and other online databases. The differences between marks, trade name and copyrights will be discussed. Filing for a Federal mark will also be demonstrated.

 
 
 
Sat02Dec Intellectual Property Basics
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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How can you protect your logo, creations, invention and ideas in the marketplace? This workshop is designed to help inventors, small businesses, creators, and entrepreneurs make decisions on how to protect their ideas through various intellectual property (IP) options.