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GEC Business Series with FR Kelly – ‘Protecting your Intellectual Property’

April 20, 2017

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


The seminar will be given by David Brophy, Sumi Nadarajah, Alan Casey and Paul Keane, and they will remain on hand afterwards to discuss any specific questions that attendees might have.

Please contact David directly for more information. 



April 20, 2017
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