Everything Startups Need to Know About Licensing a Product (1 of 3 Part Series)

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1117 California Avenue · Palo Alto, CA

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How do I protect my ideas? What do I license? When is licensing needed? How to license out my product and how to obtain a license for tech for my business? These are some of the many questions startup founders and entrepreneurs face in the early stages of forming a business. Having the right IP and Licensing strategy can not only save you money but, can MAKE YOU money. Join ASV or an evening of dinner, networking and part one of our series on Everything a Startup Needs to Know About Licensing Your Product (& From Others) presented by Licensing Attorney, Eli Mansour of Procopio.

Dinner and refreshments are provided. Space is extremely limited. RSVP early.


6:00 PM - 6:45PM - networking, food and refreshments

6:45 PM - 8:30 PM - startup workshop and Q & A

In this first segment of the Licensing & IP Transaction series, Eli Mansour, partner at Procopio, a respected law firm in San Diego, will conduct an interactive, informative session with great take away materials and actionable items.

Startup issues that will be covered in this workshop (among others) set the stage for the three Licensing seminars that follow):

IP 101 – Review of Intellectual Property Rights (patents, copyrights, trade secrets, trademarks)
How do you determine what you actually own
Best practices for startups
How do you clean up your existing Intellectual Property Rights
How do you successfully manage IP Rights on a go forward basis
Employee handbook
Patent assignments
Non-citizen employees
U.S. employees outside of California
Intro to Licensing
What is licensing?
Why license?
How is licensing accomplished?
How do you determine what to license?
Using licensing to fund development
How to monetize your IP


Eli W. Mansour counsels clients on a variety of business matters including intellectual property, aviation law and equipment finance. Eli’s practice focuses on the development, protection and licensing of technology and related intellectual property, including drafting and negotiating technology development, manufacturing, distribution and licensing agreements. He has extensive experience in device discovery agreements, joint venture agreements and technology assignment, and transfer transactions, as well as advising corporate flight departments and individuals seeking to acquire, lease or share the use of turboprop and turbojet aircraft.

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GET TICKETS FOR THIS EVENT HERE: https://asv-licensing-fun1.eventbrite.com/?aff=meetup