Carnegie Mellon Engineering

CONNECTS Speaker Series: "Start Smart: Protecting Your Company’s IP Assets"

April 18, 5:30 p.m. — 7:00 p.m.
University of Pittsburgh, Barco Law Building, Alcoa Room

George Dickos & Lauren Shuttleworth Murray
K&L Gates


*NSF I-Corps Site Teams required to attend

This seminar will cover legal issues related to intellectual property, including:

  • How to protect your company's IP
  • How not to infringe on another's IP
  • How to handle IP created by your employees, including non-compete clauses
  • Which IP protection to use: copyright, patents, trademarks and/or trade secrets
  • First to file vs. First to invent: changes in US patent law

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