Week 7. Intellectual Property:
Patents and Trademarks
Thursday, June 4, 2020 | 2pm ET/ 11am PCT
We sincerely apologize for not being able to offer the program that was scheduled for last Thursday, due to technical difficulties. RESCHEDULED TO JUNE 4. UIA Board Members and IP attorneys Jim Patterson and Andrea Hence Evans, who will cover the importance of intellectual property protection in the product development process.
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