Your Ideas and Technology Are Your Company's Most Valuable Assets: Protecting Your Intellectual Property
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PST)
San Francisco, CA
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
WilmerHale is back for another night of startup legal advice, this time focusing on IP with Adit Khorana, Partner at WilmerHale; Ashwin Gokhale, Senior Associate at WilmerHale; Dorrian Porter, Founder and CEO of Mozes; and Brian Knapp, VP Business Development & General Counsel, Yes Video – formerly at Green Dot and Loopt.
Join us to hear about the following hot topics and grab a bite to eat and drink in the lounge:
·What to do if your ideas or technology were developed before your company was incorporated, or while you or your team were still working somewhere else;
·If (and when) you should patent your business/product ideas;
·Protecting your company’s other IP: trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets;
·Handling IP-related contracts such as non-competes, NDAs, IP invention assignment agreements and consulting agreements; and
·Do’s and Don’ts of using open source software and other third party technology
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