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Startup Secret: Putting yourself ahead of the competition

We are pleased to invite you to our first IEC Startup Secret!
The purpose of Startup Secret is to provide startups with support beyond strategic business model questions.

WHAT? Seminar on: Putting yourself ahead of the competition – trademark and patent protection for your startup
WHEN? Wednesday, May 10th 18:00 -19:15
WHERE? @IEC: Giselastr. 10, 2nd floor
REGISTRATION: https://www.eventbrite.de/e/625123048867

About the Startup Secret:
In the one hour seminar, you will learn

  • why it is important to protect your startups trademark
  • how you can get trademark/patent protection
  • what are the costs of trademark/patent protection
  • most important things to keep in mind before filing a trademark/patent application

About the Speakers:
Dr. Matthias Ringer has studied Law in Munich and spent a part of his PhD studies in London. Since 2012, he is an attorney at the Munich law firm Lorenz Seidler Gossel and advises startups particularly on all questions around trademarks.

Nikolaus von Tiezen has studied Electrical Engineering and Information Technology in Munich and worked as an engineer at Infineon Technologies for around 2,5 years. In 2008 he joined Lorenz Seidler Gossel and became a German and European Patent Attorney in 2012. He advises companies and startups on all questions about IP protection for technical inventions.

We are looking forward to seeing you at the event!