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Cooley U
IP Basics: Everything You Need to Know


Cooley – 4401 Eastgate Mall
San Diego, CA

Cooley U is an invitation-only, hands-on instruction program for first-time board members and entrepreneurs. The program is designed for the first-time entrepreneur or board member who would like to become more knowledgeable about critical IP issues and what investors and potential acquirers want to see in an IP portfolio.

Cooley U programs are held every few months and cover a variety of topics. Our speakers provide information every entrepreneur should know.

Discussion topics include

  • Overview of IP rights (copyright, patent, right of publicity, trademark, trade secret)
  • Common IP pitfalls entrepreneurs should watch out for
  • What investors, acquirers, and underwriters look for in an IP portfolio
  • Tips on working efficiently and effectively with law firms

Session features

  • Lunch and an opportunity to network with your peers
  • Instruction by Cooley partners JP Oleksiuk and Frank Pietrantonio
For more information, please email Denice Cordova or call +1 858 550 6414.

Related Contacts
John Paul Oleksiuk Partner, Los Angeles
Frank Pietrantonio Partner , Reston
Ilana Brand Vice President, Business Development, San Diego
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