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Intellectual Property as a Tool for Small Business Growth – Webinar
November 16, 2021 | 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
We invite small business owners to join us for a webinar addressing Intellectual Property (IP): copyright, trademark, and trade secret. Many of the products, technologies and creative works developed by small business owners are protected by IP therefore, having a sound understanding of IP and how it works has become an essential skill for starting and growing a business. Learning how to identify and proactively protect your IP positions you to attract investors, generate new streams of revenue, and distinguish your business in the marketplace. Join us for this webinar to learn:
(1) how to identify your robust IP assets as a small business owner,
(2) why it is important to be IP conscious and proactive,
(3) practical steps to protecting your IP, and
(4) how IP can be used to generate revenue.
Who should attend?
Small business owners, entrepreneurs and business minded individuals who are curious about IP and how IP could be a tool for small business growth. For more information about Communities Rise’s legal services for small business please see our website.
About the Presenter
Ijeoma Unachukwu, LLM, CIPP/US (she/her/hers) leads the small business work at Communities Rise where she provides transactional and advisory support to small businesses on business, intellectual property, and privacy law issues. Prior to joining Communities Rise, she worked in-house in a Seattle-based technology company where she advised on the launch of several cutting-edge technologies across the world, negotiated and drafted intellectual property agreements, and advised on privacy compliance. Ijeoma has a master’s degree in Intellectual Property Law and Policy from the University of Washington and is a US Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US). She is currently licensed in New York.