Whitmyer IP Group will sponsor a Meetup to help inventors, entrepreneurs and start-ups identify and protect their intellectual property. Attorneys from WHIPgroup will provide a brief presentation on current patent and trademark issues at the Meetup events, which will also provide networking, Q&A and light refreshment. Event topics will include everything from selection, registration, proper use and policing of your brand, to identification, registration, enforcement and monetization of your technology. Join the Meetup to receive notification of our first event planned for January 2018.
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