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July 27, 2021

Copyright Update: Webinar on How to Handle Intellectual Property Infringement

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is hosting a free webinar about no-cost/low-cost options that may be available when encountering the infringement of your intellectual property. 

Protecting and enforcing intellectual property is vitally important for any enterprise, but especially for photographers. Register now for this free, virtual program to learn how to protect your creative works and trademarks. Discover the no-cost/low-cost options that may be available when encountering online infringement of your work.

You will hear presentations by intellectual property attorneys from the USPTO, who will offer primers on various types of intellectual property, including:

  • Copyrights
  • Trademarks
  • Designs
  • Trade secrets

A segment of the program will discuss a case study involving online copyright and trademark infringement. Participants will have time to ask questions.

This virtual program is hosted by the USPTO’s Global Intellectual Property Academy, a unit of the USPTO’s Office of Policy and International Affairs (OPIA). The office advises the administration and other federal government departments and agencies on domestic and international IP legal and policy issues. It also provides technical assistance and training on intellectual property-related matters to U.S. stakeholders and both U.S. and foreign government officials.

Register today for this informative briefing.