Intellectual Property Basics
Patent Basics for New Inventors
Workshop Description: This workshop will introduce new inventors to types of patents and applications, patent eligibility, parts of a patent, how to find free legal assistance, patent searching, and more.
Trademark Basics: Protect Your Business Name
Workshop Description: Discover the difference between a trademark, service mark, and registered mark. Then, learn how to search for existing marks and logos and walk through the online trademark application process.
Workshop Description: Learn about what kind of creative works can be protected by copyright, how to register a copyrighted work, and best practices for using others' copyrighted work.
NOTE: All library events are currently suspended, however WSU Libraries is committed to providing virtual research assistance during this time. Below, please find the slide presentations for Spring 2020 intellectual property workshops. All of the resources discussed in the workshop are available on the Patent and Trademark Resource Center (PTRC) Library Guide.
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