MOVE FROM CREATING TO PROTECTING


PROTECTING YOUR INVENTION

Patenting your invention will help prevent others from practicing what you invented.

PROTECTING YOUR CREATIVITY

Copyright registration will provide additional rights including the right to bring suit against infringers in Federal Courts.

PROTECTING YOUR BRAND

Trademarks can be used to strengthen and protect your brand in the marketplace.

INFORMATION FOR START-UPS

OCTOBER 3-6! FOOD, AG, IDEAS WEEK

The Food, Ag, Ideas week is happening now.  Learn more and get involved here and find the schedule here. Whether you are starting your own food related business or just like to…

SEPTEMBER 15TH

Come to my Trademark basics seminar on Sept. 15th.  All about Trademarks! This is a short, very informative seminar on how and why to protect your brand.  Useful links to…

NOVEMBER 5TH: Rochester

Representatives and vendors from many local farms and food businesses will be gathered in Rochester, Minnesota, for a local food marketplace to feature their wares, network with…

September 8-9: Entrepreneur Conference Red Wing

Learn More!  Individuals, small businesses and startups will be gathering in Red Wing to learn, network, and grow.  The entrepreneur conference in Red Wing is a two day affair…

9/16-23 TWIN CITIES STARTUP WEEK

Mark your calendars.  Twin Cities Startup Week is a week filled with valuable information for small businesses and startup companies.  It is designed to connect innovators and…

Pitch Slam Deadline August 31st

The Food Agriculture Ideas Week competition is now open for applications.  Apply for your chance to give a pitch for your food related business and to win prizes. Apply Here The…