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Legal: Intellectual Property

Join WBDC's Summer Legal Clinic
Legal: Intellectual Property
July 25th, 2019
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
What You'll Gain:
  • There are four types of intellectual properties
  • Learn about the personal liability you will face
Cost: $0

There are four types of intellectual properties: Trade Secrets, Trademarks, Copyrights, and Patents.

Join us to hear what the properties are and ways to protect your idea so that someone else cannot steal your idea.


Women’s Business Development Council

412 Roosevelt Drive

Derby, CT 06418

Pre-Registration Required/No Charge

Instructor: Michael A. Blake
Title: Attorney
Bio: Michael is experienced in obtaining patent protection for a variety of technical areas, including, consumer products, semiconductors, automobile systems, turbine and pump systems, drilling systems, and computer systems. A patent covering septic systems that was prepared and prosecuted to issuance by Michael was successfully asserted in litigation against an infringer in the U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut. The same patent was successfully reexamined at the USPTO, with all of the original claims being confirmed as patentable.
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Terms of Service: WBDC is a nonprofit organization, required by its funders to collect data requested on this form. WBDC places great value on your personal privacy and the confidential facts and figures you disclose concerning your business activities. Information concerning you and your business is kept strictly confidential and is reported only in aggregate unless prior approval is received from you. WBDC is able to offer its programs and services at afforable and/or reduced rates due to the support of Federal, State, Municipal, Corporate and Individual contributors and the programs or services you participate in are either partially or fully subsidized.

Small Business AssociationThis program is funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. We make reasonable accommodations for access by persons with disabilities.