HowU Innovate is an ecosystem at Howard University designed to infuse Innovation, cultivate Creativity, and encourage Entrepreneurship. HowU Innovate is open to students, faculty, staff, alumni, and the DC community at-large. Let us help turn ideas into products, and products into businesses!
Craig Morris of the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), in partnership with the Howard University Library Patent and Trademark Resource Center (PTRC), will discuss trademark fundamentals. Learn how to avoid "scams", hear how trademark, copyright, patent, and domain name and business name registration all differ, find out what to do it you receive a "cease-and-desist" letter. Do not miss this unique opportunity to have your business questions answered by the USPTO's Managing Attorney for Trademark Educational Outreach.