Trade marks 101 for start-ups - Canberra CBD

Event Date: 
Monday, May 1, 2017 -
12:00 to 13:00

Trade marks for start-ups

Are you starting a business? Or developing a new product or service? Do you know the difference between a registered business name and a trade mark?

How trade marks can help your business

Almost every business has a trade mark of some sort - in its words, logos or slogans, or a combination. Our trade marks workshop explains the basics behind trade mark protection and helps you understand how to register for trade mark protection.

What you will learn at this workshop

  • The basics of IP - overview of the Registered IP - Patents, Trade Marks, Designs

  • The basics of copyright and trade secrets

  • Understanding IP within your business plan, marketing and contracts

  • Trade marks – what are they and what can be trade marked?

  • The difference between business names, domain names and trade marks

  • What to consider before you invest in your brand

  • The trade mark application process

  • What to consider with international trade mark registration

This event is open to the public. Bring your laptop or tablet; access to wifi.


Register here via Eventbrite 


Level 5, 1 Moore Street, Canberra ACT 2601