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Seven Trademark Tips for Your Business

Whether you are a new business owner or an experienced entrepreneur starting up a new business, these seven tips will save you money when it comes to your trademarks and domain names.
Copyright © 2013 University of Wyoming Whether you are a new business owner or an experienced entrepreneur starting up a new business, these seven tips will save you money… http://www.wyomingsbdc.org/blog1/2017/02/seven-trademark-tips-your-business/

The Ultimate IP Cheat Sheet for Startups

By Mary Juetten, Founder and CEO of Traklight.
Copyright © 2013 University of Wyoming One of the most frequent mistakes startups make is thinking they’re too busy to worry about unsexy things like intellectual property… http://www.wyomingsbdc.org/blog1/2014/12/ultimate-ip-cheat-sheet-startups/

Lower Fees for Obtaining Patents

Lower frees for obtaining patents can help Wyoming inventors save money while protecting their intellectual property.
Copyright © 2013 University of Wyoming   There is good news for independent inventors and small businesses. The America Invents Act (AIA), which was passed by Congress in… http://www.wyomingsbdc.org/blog1/2014/07/lower-fees-obtaining-patents/

Patent Searching - Your First Step to Applying for a Patent

Karen Kitchens from the Wyoming State Lilbrary reviews the process and tools for researching a patent.
Copyright © 2013 University of Wyoming One of the most common types of questions I receive from visitors to the State Library is from inventors who are wondering how and… http://www.wyomingsbdc.org/blog1/2014/07/patent-searching-your-first-step-applying-patent/

The American Invent Act, First to File, and Provisional Applications

As of March 16, 2013, one of the most debated provisions of the America Invents Act (AIA) will take effect. As of this date, the “first-to-invent” system will change to the “first-inventor-to-file” system.
Copyright © 2013 University of Wyoming This blog continues the discussion from last week about patents.   The America Invents Act, First to File, and Provisional… http://www.wyomingsbdc.org/blog1/american-invent-act-first-file-and-provisional-applications/

America Invents Act and Fast Track Patent Examination

Patent ownership is a critical factor that some venture capital companies consider when investing in entrepreneurs and small businesses who hope to grow their businesses.
Copyright © 2013 University of Wyoming WYOMING BUSINESS TIPS   A weekly look at business questions from the Wyoming Small Business Development Center (SBDC), Wyoming… http://www.wyomingsbdc.org/blog1/america-invents-act-and-fast-track-patent-examination/

When Should A Business Use Copyrights?

Copyright is protected under title 17, United States Code. It is illegal for anyone to violate any of the rights provided by this law to copyright owners.
Copyright © 2013 University of Wyoming Can you provide information regarding copywrites? Is it necessary for me to protect documents I produce internally for my… http://www.wyomingsbdc.org/blog1/when-should-business-use-copyrights/

When is a Patent Needed?

Among the various forms of intellectual property (IP), patents can be the most important for small businesses, which are often the leading agents in new and developing technology.
Copyright © 2013 University of Wyoming I'm more than a bit confused about why and when a patent is needed. Also, are all patents the same? Can you help clarify the process… http://www.wyomingsbdc.org/blog1/when-patent-needed/

Keeping Trade Secrets From Competitors

As a small business owner, you likely have a wealth of information which is valuable to your business that, if known to your competitors, would give them an advantage over you in the business market. This Intellectual Property (IP) is known as trade secre…
Copyright © 2013 University of Wyoming By Karen Kitchens, Intellectual Property/Documents Librarian, Wyoming State Library, Karen.kitchns@wyo.gov, guest submitter.  … http://www.wyomingsbdc.org/blog1/keeping-trade-secrets-competitors/

Intellectual property and small business

Knowledge and ideas have always been a powerful force in economic development. As a small business owner, Intellectual Property (IP) is a key consideration in your day-to-day business decisions.
Copyright © 2013 University of Wyoming WYOMING BUSINESS TIPS   A weekly look at Wyoming business questions from the Wyoming Entrepreneur Network, a partnership of business… http://www.wyomingsbdc.org/blog1/intellectual-property-and-small-business/