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INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY 2018 - 201


Legal Issues for Innovators & Inventors

Effective legal representation of innovators and inventors requires careful thought and consideration. Among other things, care must be taken to properly initiate communications, prepare assignments, and handle subsequent legal disputes.  This webinar discusses common legal issues that often arise during the representation of innovators and inventors. It also includes valuable advice from both innovators/inventors and the IP attorneys who represent them.


Setting Up a Website

As e-commerce continues to become increasingly important, more and more individuals and companies are finding it necessary to market themselves through a personal or company website.  But setting up a legally-compliant website is often trickier than it sounds. This webinar discusses some of the legal issues that individuals and companies need to know to avoid potential liability when establishing a website.  It also discusses laws that can be used to effectively protect website content.


Buying & Selling Intellectual Property

IP rights are an important class of intangible assets that can be assigned or licensed to generate revenue. Indeed, some companies do not make or sell products; their entire revenue is derived from the licensing of their patents. Suffice it to say, licensing revenue has become a significant source of value in the global intellectual property economy. This webinar will help you better understand the complex legal issues associated with IP transactions.


Choosing & Protecting Your Brand

A business’s brand defines it in the market and allows consumers to identify products associated with the business. As such, in today’s competitive marketplace, businesses must carefully choose which brands to develop and how to protect those brands from competitors.  This webinar discusses some of the challenges that business are likely to face when initially choosing a brand. It also discusses the legal issues that businesses will likely encounter when protecting that brand.