Introduction to Intellectual Property
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office estimates that intellectual property theft costs U.S. companies $250 billion each year. Since your company’s intellectual property may be more valuable than its physical assets, it is vitally important that you are prepared. In this workshop, you will learn about the four legal forms of protected property: Patents, Trademarks, Copyrights and Trade Secrets as well as broader, less tangible forms. You will learn about special intellectual property concerns of overseas and Internet commerce.