MOVE FROM CREATING TO PROTECTING


PROTECTING YOUR INVENTION

Patenting your invention will help prevent others from practicing what you invented.

PROTECTING YOUR CREATIVITY

Copyright registration will provide additional rights including the right to bring suit against infringers in Federal Courts.

PROTECTING YOUR BRAND

Trademarks can be used to strengthen and protect your brand in the marketplace.

INFORMATION FOR START-UPS

June 8th 12 CST: Everything Design from the USPTO

Join the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for this 2nd annual Design Webinar Series.  The series will highlight the role of design patents for a variety of…

June 6th 6 p.m.:STARTUP LAW INITIATIVE: ENTITY CHOICE

The Beverly Hills Bar Association (BHBA) is hosting a series of free webinars for startups.  This one will discuss choice of entity.  What type of entity should your company…

October 1, 2022 BUSINESS TRADE FAIR

This is an opportunity to expose your business to Minnesotans, attract new customers and to network with other local businesses.  More information about the Business Trade Fair…

TWIN CITIES STARTUP WEEK

Minnesota Innovators Learn More  Twin Cities Startup Week Info

MN CUP APPLICATIONS OPEN MARCH 14

On March 14th you can submit your application to MN CUP to compete for funding and awards in various categories.  The timeline of events can be found here.  There likely will be…

Intellectual property basics and helpful resources

The USPTO is presenting experts in intellectual property (IP) basics and providing potential ways for you to protect your innovation as you transition from idea to product. …