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Saturday, 24 September 2011 11:12

The Fundamentals of Intellectual Property: How patents, trademarks & copyrights fit within the day-to-day life of an engineer

By John Calvert of the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)

Friday, September 30, 2011 at 9:30 a.m. at Stefani 113 (S-113)

Join us to learn about the basics of intellectual property, the Constitutional mandate for federal oversight and the differences among patents, trademarks, copyrights and trade secrets. Illustration of how each type of Intellectual Property protection is used is presented through real life examples.

This Seminar is sponsored by the Intellectual Property & Technology Transfer Office and the Nanotechnology Center for Biomedical & Energy-Driven Systems & Applications (a Center for Research Excellence in Science & Technology - CREST).
For additional information contact Elvia M. Camayd Vélez, at ext. 2012 or by email at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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