WeMeet #2: Patent Law

Logo_WeMeet     Time: Friday, March 1, 2013 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
     Location: MIT Media Lab Room E14-244
                        75 Amherst Street
                        Cambridge,  MA 02142

Innovation is often a key driver of success for technology companies, and this is especially true for many startups in the greater Boston area.  How can a startup protect its intellectual property effectively?  What are the pitfalls to avoid?  What is the process of obtaining patents?  What do you do when a competitor accuses you of patent infringement?  The speaker will explain the patent system and provide useful tips for entrepreneurs to start building a strong patent portfolio.

Speaker: Rex Huang
Rex is a patent attorney having more than 10 years of experience at Fish & Richardson, an intellectual property law firm having over 100 years of history.

Moderator: Aithne Pao    
Aithne is a PhD student in media lab at MIT, working to be an entrepreneur one day.

Thanks to our sponsors, WeMeet is free to the general public.
Light refreshment will be provided.

To order bento, please go to http://wemeet2.eventbrite.com/
1. 炒年糕 stir fried rice cake with vegetable
2. 排骨饭 fried pork chop over rice
Dishes are prepared by Taipei Gourmet in Lexington http://www.taipei-gourmet.com/Menu.html
Thanks to Charles for picking them up.