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IP Strategy is a Business Strategy

February 9, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

John Cabeca

Do you have questions about patents, trademarks, and other ways to protect intellectual property?  Come and meet West Coast Regional U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) Director John Cabeca in the First Floor Reading Room as he leads a discussion on intellectual property (IP) strategies and why startups should consider them:

  • Overview of intellectual property types:  patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets
  • Why innovators and entrepreneurs should consider protecting their IP?
  • Understanding the risks of early disclosure
  • What types of resources and assistance are available through the USPTO?

All programs are subject to change. If you require an auxiliary aid or accommodation due to a disability, please contact the library at least 7 days before the program date.


February 9, 2019
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Federal Documents Section



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Adults, Families, Teens


Oahu – Hawaii State Library
478 S King St
Honolulu, HI 96813 United States
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In state observance of Prince Jonah Kūhiō Kalanianaʻole Day, libraries that are normally closed on Mondays will observe the holiday and be closed on Tuesday, March 28th.