Pippa Tolfts is a UK and European Patent Attorney who has worked in IP for 15 years. Her background is in Physical Chemistry/Materials Science, and since joining the IP profession she has worked with a range of clients including sole inventors, SMEs, large companies as well as Universities and University spin-out companies.
How is Intellectual Property relevant to my business? This will be your introduction to the different types of Intellectual Property you may encounter, including copyright, trade marks, patents and designs. I will discuss how to protect your own IP assets to maximise your business value and also how to avoid problems with other peoples IP. We will also look at the IP considerations on using social media.