Learn the Intellectual Property Basics You Need to Protect Your Work
This course explores copyright and trademark rights in the United States. It was created with creatives in mind and is tailored to makers, specifically those that sell in online marketplaces, and other businesses with an online presence. Taught by licensed intellectual property attorney Dana Bucy Miller, Empowered IP will arm you with the information you need to protect your work presented in an easy-to-understand format.
By the end of this course, you'll be knowledgeable in the following areas:
Different Types of Intellectual Property
You'll be able to differentiate between copyright and trademark rights and determine which is applicable or most appropriate for the work you're trying to protect.
Clearance Searches and Application Preparation
You'll learn how to conduct proper clearance searches to determine whether a proposed mark is available and how to prepare copyright and trademark applications yourself.
You'll learn how to handle copyright infringers by sending cease and desist letters and DMCA takedown notices and how to respond to allegations that you've infringed on someone else's IP.
Course begins May 2, 2018
Taught by a Licensed Intellectual Property Attorney
6 Week Course with 2 Hour Live Lessons Once Each Week
Lifetime Access to Course Replays and Updates
Weekly Assignments to Practice the Lessons with Feedback from the Instructor
Weekly Office Hours to Call with Questions
Bonus Course Material Bundle Includes Reference Materials, Resources, Templates, and Checklists (valued at $500)
Laura is prolific content creator who understands the need to protect your work. She is going to approach things from the freelancer perspective and touch on owning the IP rights to your work versus work-for-hire arrangements.
Ed is a systems and processes guru who is going to share how to surround yourself with the tools and resources you need to stay on top of protecting your intellectual property. He's also took the DIY trademark approach and will share his experiences.
More Coming Soon!
We're working with a number of incredible experts to bring you sessions about how to protect and leverage your intellectual property to grow your business! You won't want to miss these!
It's Time to Protect Your Work!
Enroll now to arm yourself with the information and tools you need to protect your intellectual property.
Dana Bucy Miller is an attorney for creators and entrepreneurs who understands what it means to run a creative small business. Growing up in a creative household and surrounded by entrepreneur friends, she has learned what it means to speak the innovative, creative language. Coupled with her law degree, Dana knows how to break down the law so that it is easy to understand and apply to your own situation.
After living the law firm life, Dana left her job as a supervising business attorney at one of the biggest law firms in Maryland to start her own practice focused on serving creative business owners. She formed DM Law, LLC in Maryland to assist clients with their legal needs one-on-one. But she soon realized there was also a need for clients who wanted to a more do-it-yourself approach to handling their legal issues to get accurate and actionable legal information. This is how Legally Empowered was formed. Legally Empowered is dedicated to providing creators and entrepreneurs with the legal tools and resources they need for their businesses to thrive. We are all about legally covering your bases so you can pursue your passion and protect your assets.
Dana is celebrating her seventh year of advising creators and business owners on how to best protect their access and has consulted with hundreds of individuals and businesses on their intellectual property concerns. She routinely represents clients before the USPTO and in protecting their intellectual property against infringers.
Partner- Level Licensed Attorney
Experience Representing Clients Before the USPTO
Dedicated to Representing Creative Small Business Owners