Cornell Club of Austin – MIT Club Start-up Law Panel Discussion
April 11, 2016 @ 5:30 pm
Location: Austin, TX
Following the success of the StartUp event last February, we are organizing a second panel on start-up law, and would like to extend an invitation to all Ivy+ members:
StartUp CrossRoads – Where Two Laws Meet: Patent Prosecution x Technology Transactions
Date: April 11; 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Venue: WeWork Austin Downtown
RSVP needed! RSVP before April 6 at: http://austin.alumclub.mit.edu/StartupCrossRoads2
A unique opportunity to learn about legal considerations when starting a company and considering developing IP internally and/or in-licensing from lawyers in the patent prosecution and technology transactions sections at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati PC.
Topics will include:
a. Patentability – What is patentable? What is the process? How much does it cost?
b. Trademark, Patents, and Copyright Licensing. What considerations should be made?
Jennifer McGrew, Sabrina Poulos and Aden Allen (Moderator)
6:30 – 7:00 pm Registration and networking
7:00 – 7:10 pm Introduction of the panel and presentation of speakers’ Bios
7:10 – 8:00 pm Speakers describe legal experiences, background, challenges and potential pitfalls
8:00 – 8:30 pm Q&A
8:30 – 9:00 pm Networking
This is a must attend event for every entrepreneur!
Dinner and refreshments will be provided.
Organized by Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati PC, and the MIT Alumni Club. Graciously hosted at WeWork Austin (downtown location).