- Thursday November 21 - 12:30-2:30 pm – Copyright and Software
- Thursday December 12 - 12:30-2:30 pm – Trademarks
Events are open to all faculty, staff, students, and post docs. Registration is required for each event to ensure there is enough pizza and pop for all attendees.
Copyright & Software
Speakers: Eric Luvisotto (WatCo), Michael Crinson (Aitken Klee LLP), Lauren Byl (Library)
Did you know that software code is protected by Copyright?
Have you paid someone to write code for you?
If so did you ask them to waive their Moral rights to the code?
Come to the Copyright talk and learn about the different forms of Copyright protection, how to use it to commercialize your technology, and how it may affect you and your software.
Speakers: Eric Luvisotto, Michael Crinson (Aitken Klee LLP)
Did you know that the top five most valuable brands in the world in 2018 are all technology companies?
According to Forbes the most valuable brand in the world in 2018 was Apple (#1) with an estimated value of nearly $183 Billion dollars. By comparison, Coca-Cola's (#6) brand value in 2018 was over $57 Billion.
Come to the Trademark presentation and learn how to use this form of Intellectual Property (IP) protection to build the brand value of your technology or Start-Up.
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