Intellectual Property: Why It Really Matters

  • CoOperative 200 North Main Street Graham, NC, 27253 United States

Come learn everything you need to know about Intellectual Property from Kurt Moore, a recently retired professional who has managed IP for over a decade. Kurt will give a high-level introduction to the major types of intellectual property that inventors, creative types, and entrepreneurs need to know. Inventions, copyrights, and trademarks will be discussed as well as their corresponding ways of registration and protection via patents, copyright and trademark registration, and trade secret contracts. Discussion will include their relevance to for-profit businesses, non-profits and creative individuals including sole proprietors and when to engage an IP attorney for these tasks. There will be time for open discussion and Q&A.