Trade marks for start-ups – Melbourne CBD

Event Date: 
Monday, February 8, 2016 -
18:30 to 20:00

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

Bring your laptop or tablet; access to wifi and light refreshments provided.  

Workshop details

When:  Monday, 8 February 2016

Time: 6.30pm – 8.00pm

Where:  Inspire9, Level 1 41 Stewart Street, Melbourne. 

Cost: Free

Access to wifi and light refreshments provided for participants.

Want to attend?

To participate, register for your ticket online.


Inspire9, Level 1 41 Stewart Street
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