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Intellectual Property Basics for Start-Ups with Bereskin & Parr
September 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
When should you start thinking about Intellectual Property (IP) in the process of starting or building a company?
What types of IP are available and when do they apply to your business?
What common IP traps should you be aware of?
Join Innovation Factory and our partners at Bereskin & Parr LLP, a leading Canadian full service intellectual property law firm serving clients across all industries around the world for this IP Basic session.
Founded in 1965, the firm has grown to be one of the largest IP firms in Canada with offices located in major economic and technology centres. Bereskin & Parr is made up of more than 80 lawyers and patent and trademark agents, many of whom are recognized as leading practitioners in their specialized fields. The firm has established a depth of legal talent and systems to service clients in every aspect of patent, trademark and copyright law and IP litigation. Bereskin & Parr and its award-winning professionals are consistently ranked as the benchmark for IP law in Canada.
Our ability to find cost-effective solutions to our clients’ IP needs, and the desire to ensure their matters are successfully accomplished, make us one of the strongest and most qualified IP practices in Canada. Bereskin & Parr has exceptional bench strength with a large team of professionals with advanced technical degrees – a unique advantage in the marketplace compared to other Canadian law firms.
About Innovation Factory
Innovation Factory is a non-profit business accelerator, serving as the catalyst for tech innovation in the greater Hamilton area since 2011. Innovation Factory provides business services, training and mentorship to help entrepreneurs with advanced manufacturing, clean tech, information tech, life science and social innovations to bring their ideas to market, increase revenues, attract investment and create jobs.