The STOPfakes.gov Roadshow delivers critically important information about intellectual property to the audience that needs it most, including start-ups, entrepreneurs, small and medium-sized businesses, independent creators, and inventors.
Participants will learn:
- How to identify and protect the various intellectual property assets they have,
- The mechanisms for obtaining IP protection in overseas markets and strategies for determining where they should seek protection
- How to record their mark with Customs, with on-site help, in order to exclude counterfeit goods from entering the United States
- How to combat counterfeits on international e-commerce sites and about government resources available to help U.S. businesses with intellectual property issues.
You will be able to meet with speakers for one-on-one sessions and receive on-site assistance with your copyright and trademark applications.