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Types of IP and When to Protect Them @Downtown
January 10 @ 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
What will this talk cover?
This talk will be a discussion of the various, overlapping intellectual property rights companies commonly develop (e.g., trade secrets, trademarks, copyrights, and patents), what must be done to protect each type of right, and when companies should to take action for each.
Who is Joshua Brown?
Board Certified in Intellectual Property Law by the Florida Bar, Joshua R. Brown focuses his practice on Intellectual Property litigation. He has handled patent infringement cases in the Middle District of Florida, the Eastern District of Texas and other districts. He has acted as counsel on trademark Infringement cases before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, the Middle District of Florida, the Southern District of Florida, the Central District of California and other districts. He has defended copyright cases in the Southern District of Florida, the Central District of California, and other districts. He has also handled cases related to trade secrets, non-compete agreements, defamation, publicity rights, software development, and other intellectual property and technology. Josh also drafts and prosecutes trademark and patent applications in the fields of networking and mobile technologies and counsels clients and other attorneys on issues related to the preservation and discovery of electronically stored information. He has a particular interest in Blockchain technology, having given multiple presentations on ethical issues posed by the use of Blockchain technology in the legal industry.
Before attending law school, Josh was a software developer with BBN Technologies in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and a technology consultant to the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority.