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What You Need to Know: Protecting Your New Product Ideas


Presented by Thomas D. Kohler, Intellectual Property Attorney and partner at Downs Rachlin Martin, PLLC.

Calling all innovators! Having a new product idea is just the start. Knowing how to protect your idea is critical for long term success. Find out what you need to do right away with a new product idea, and learn essential information about patents and other best practices.


Workshop Overview

If you are in the business of developing new product ideas, this valuable workshop will cover such topics as:


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Registration Details

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About the Presenter:

Thomas D. Kohler is a highly experienced registered patent attorney who has worked in diverse technology areas including medical devices, renewable energy and electric power generation, consumer products, Internet and computer products, semiconductor fabrication and telecommunications.

In his practice, Tom engages in patent litigation, opinion preparation, patent preparation and prosecution, transactional work and portfolio development and management. He counsels clients regarding all aspects of positioning and maintaining worldwide intellectual property portfolios, clearing products, and negotiating and drafting patent and trademark licenses as well as settlement and development agreements.  [Click here for more information on our presenter.]

This workshop is designed to assist North Country business leaders sharpen skills that are essential in today’s dynamic climate. 


A full refund is available for cancellations made at least 10 business days prior to the workshop. Within 10 business days, only substitutions will be accepted. No-shows will be charged the full seminar registration fee.


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