First Tuesday: How to Protect Your Ideas

Event Info

Tue 6 Oct, 2009 at 5:30pm
The Hospital Club
Endell Street, Covent Garden
London, UK (Map)
Cost: £9-29 (see website)


The changing economy has seen the number of patent applications jump off the page - your business is only as strong as its protection against competitors so what are you doing to protect what's yours? How to copyright Open Source code. Why Dragon's and other investors are wrong rejecting businesses without patents. How to get around the system, increasing the value of your business leveraging patentes, trademarks, copyrights - with or without them!

During this informal two hour networking opportunity at Paul Allen's The Hospital Club with fellow technology entrepreneurs, theirs investors and related service providers we have three guest speakers that will share the secret to protecting your business ideas quickly and successfully.

Once you have booked your ticket you will also get an invite to book a time slot for the free Patent Clinic, where our experts (normally charging £500+ per hour) sit down with you 1-on-1, listen to your specific situation and give you the heads up completely free or charge (First come, first serve basis).

Come along for some insight, new contacts and wine!

Experts include;

Alexandra Brodie, Partner, Intellectual Property, Wragge & Co LLP

Peter Finnie, Partner, European & Chartered Patent Attorney, Gill Jennings & Every LLP

Emma Brenton, Outreach Manager, Intellectual Property Office


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