Intellectual property is an asset. Founders and startups need to understand the value of their intellectual property.
Chicago, IL (PRWEB)
May 14, 2017
Nine out of ten startups will fail. This is the hard and bleak truth. Financial Poise webinar series Advising the Start-Up 2017 is intended to place your startup in the 10% that survive…and hopefully thrive. Learn from entrepreneurs who have started businesses that have both failed and succeeded. Learn from professionals who have advised startups from idea, to business formation, to employee no. 1, to successful startup. This series includes webinars covering The Very Basics – Forming the Business, Raising Capital – Negotiating with Potential Investors, HR-101: Finding, Negotiating With & Retaining Potential Hires and IP-101: What Every Founder / Entrepreneur Should Know.
The 4th episode of the Advising the Start-Up series, “IP-101: What Every Founder/Entrepreneur Must Know,” (Register Here) airs on May 22 at 2pm and features Moderator Todd Zoha of MorrisAnderson. Todd is joined by Steve Elleman of Thompson Hine, Steve Lendaris of Baker Botts and April Besl of Dinsmore & Shohl.
Intellectual property is an asset. Founders and startups need to understand the value of their intellectual property. What is a copyright, patent, trademark or trade secret? How do these protect the startup and its’ asset? How can a startup monetize these intangible assets? This webinar focuses on intellectual property laws in the U.S. and how founders and their counsel can navigate them to make sure that the company owns (or has the right to use) the IP it thinks it owns (or has the right to use) and how to protect itself from third party claims to the contrary and from those who would infringe on the startup’s…