FRKelly are a specialist firm of patent and trademark attorneys. They have advised hundreds of startups through all stages of their growth, and they manage the international intellectual property portfolios of companies of all sizes.
At this seminar, experts from the firm will give an overview of what kinds of IP protection exist for all aspects of your business, how to go about protecting it, and what options exist to maximise your protection while keeping to a manageable budget.
Topics of discussion:
Overview of different forms of IP
Protecting your digital assets: copyright and design protection in the digital age
Protecting your brand: the trademark registration system
Protecting your technology: what can be patented, with particular focus on inventions in the ICT area
IP Strategies: how to make the most of a limited budget
Patenting costs at various stages
By the end of this seminar you will:
Understand how each form of protection applies to your business
Be able to decide whether you should register particular parts of your IP
Understand how IP fits into your business plan, and put together an IP strategy
Be in a position to budget for international patent protection over a 1-3 year period
Know what investors are looking for when they ask about your IP