Money | Purpose | Success Summit @MVSU
Oct
4
11:00 AM11:00

Money | Purpose | Success Summit @MVSU

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#MoneyPurposeSuccess is a unique experience launched in 2016 with support from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis designed for dynamic, purpose-driven women with an entrepreneurial spirit.

Angela Grayson of Precipice IP PLLC will discuss the importance for women entrepreneurs to have the right legal tools to launch and elevate their business to the next level.

Check out the 2017 recap video here for a preview of what you can expect.

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Table Topics Tuesday Series @Grit Studios: "Assessing Risk Before Selling Products"
Oct
9
5:30 PM17:30

Table Topics Tuesday Series @Grit Studios: "Assessing Risk Before Selling Products"

The 9 Legal Secrets Every Entrepreneur Should Know For A More Bodacious Business. 

Secret No. 8: “Assessig Risk Before Selling Products"

Each month Angela will discuss the legal tools necessary to successfully launch and maintain a technology-focused business. Angela will provide real-world guidance on de-risking disruption and will show emerging companies how to use intellectual property to get a leg-up on the competition.

About the speaker:

Angela J. Grayson is the Principal Member at Precipice IP, PLLC, a strategic technology law boutique specializing in patent, trademark, copyright, and data law issues for emerging software, materials, pharmaceutical, and medical device companies. Prior to founding Precipice IP, Ms. Grayson was most immediately Associate General Counsel, Intellectual Property and Patent Operations Lead at Walmart Stores, Inc.  Prior to joining Walmart, Ms. Grayson had previous experience as in-house patent counsel for several Fortune® 100 companies, as well as prior experience as a patent examiner for the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

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Managing Collaborations: The Playbook On How Tech Companies Should Share Developed Intellectual Property (Part 2)
Oct
17
10:00 AM10:00

Managing Collaborations: The Playbook On How Tech Companies Should Share Developed Intellectual Property (Part 2)

Join me for a great dissuasion on how tech companies should share company developed IP with a collaboration partner in this Arkansas SBTDC webinar. We'll discuss:

Types of collaborations

Ways to apportion IP resulting from the collaboration

Planning to exit the collaboration

What happens when the collaboration fails

You should attend if:

1) You are in a business that manufactures or sells materials, medical devices, pharmaceuticals, or software.

2) You are the recipient of technology licensed in from a University or from the U.S. Federal Government.

3) Your company is the recipient of an SBIR or STTR grant.

4) You are currently or are thinking of collaborating with an outside company or person to develop a technology.

5) You have filed for patent or copyright protection in the last 1 year.

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Table Topics Tuesday Series @Grit Studios: "Managing Your Business To Make Money Moves"
Nov
13
5:30 PM17:30

Table Topics Tuesday Series @Grit Studios: "Managing Your Business To Make Money Moves"

The 9 Legal Secrets Every Entrepreneur Should Know For A More Bodacious Business. 

Secret No. 9: Managing Your Business To Make Money Moves

Each month Angela will discuss the legal tools necessary to successfully launch and maintain a technology-focused business. Angela will provide real-world guidance on de-risking disruption and will show emerging companies how to use intellectual property to get a leg-up on the competition.

About the speaker:

Angela J. Grayson is the Principal Member at Precipice IP, PLLC, a strategic technology law boutique specializing in patent, trademark, copyright, and data law issues for emerging software, materials, pharmaceutical, and medical device companies. Prior to founding Precipice IP, Ms. Grayson was most immediately Associate General Counsel, Intellectual Property and Patent Operations Lead at Walmart Stores, Inc.  Prior to joining Walmart, Ms. Grayson had previous experience as in-house patent counsel for several Fortune® 100 companies, as well as prior experience as a patent examiner for the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

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Managing Collaborations: The Playbook On How Tech Companies Should Share Developed Intellectual Property (Part 1)
Sep
19
10:00 AM10:00

Managing Collaborations: The Playbook On How Tech Companies Should Share Developed Intellectual Property (Part 1)

Join me for a great dissuasion on how tech companies should share company developed IP with a collaboration partner in this Arkansas SBTDC webinar.  We'll discuss:

How to choose the right collaboration partner

When to use CDAs and MTAs and when to avoid those agreements altogether

When patents become important

How to make sure your collaboration partner is doing the right thing

Register here: http://asbtdc.org/training/webinars/

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20th Annual NWA Business Women's Conference
Sep
18
10:20 AM10:20

20th Annual NWA Business Women's Conference

Panel Discussion:  Power of Negotiation (10:20-10:55 a.m.)

Moderator:  Theresa Barrera-Shaw (The Barrera-Shaw Group)

Panelists:      Angela Grayson (Precipice IP PLLC)
                        Beth Pittman (Cameron Smith & Associates)
                        Dr. Becky Paneitz (Inseitz Group)

In this panel discussion we’ll discuss many tips and techniques for negotiating effectively.

1.    Why do you/when is it appropriate to negotiate?

2.    What are some general goals when negotiating?

3.    Why is it important to remove emotions when negotiating?

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Table Topics Tuesday Series @Grit Studios: "Run Your Brand, Don't Let Your Brand Run You"
Sep
11
5:30 PM17:30

Table Topics Tuesday Series @Grit Studios: "Run Your Brand, Don't Let Your Brand Run You"

The 9 Legal Secrets Every Entrepreneur Should Know For A More Bodacious Business. 

Secret No. 7: “Running Your Brand Like A Boss"

Each month Angela will discuss the legal tools necessary to successfully launch and maintain a technology-focused business. Angela will provide real-world guidance on de-risking disruption and will show emerging companies how to use intellectual property to get a leg-up on the competition.

Register here: https://tuesdayswithprecipiceip.eventbrite.com

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Table Topics Tuesday Series @Grit Studios: "Building Supplier-Proof Products"
Aug
14
5:30 PM17:30

Table Topics Tuesday Series @Grit Studios: "Building Supplier-Proof Products"

The 9 Legal Secrets Every Entrepreneur Should Know For A More Bodacious Business. 

Secret No. 6: “Building Supplier-Proof Products

Each month Angela will discuss the legal tools necessary to successfully launch and maintain a technology-focused business. Angela will provide real-world guidance on de-risking disruption and will show emerging companies how to use intellectual property to get a leg-up on the competition.

Register here: https://tuesdayswithprecipiceip.eventbrite.com

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Table Topics Tuesday Series @Grit Studios: "Managing The Ownership of Product Designs"
Jul
10
5:30 PM17:30

Table Topics Tuesday Series @Grit Studios: "Managing The Ownership of Product Designs"

The 9 Legal Secrets Every Entrepreneur Should Know For A More Bodacious Business. 

Secret No. 5: “Managing The Ownership of Product Designs“

Each month Angela will discuss the legal tools necessary to successfully launch and maintain a technology-focused business. Angela will provide real-world guidance on de-risking disruption and will show emerging companies how to use intellectual property to get a leg-up on the competition.

Register here: https://tuesdayswithprecipiceip.eventbrite.com

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Table Topics Tuesday Series @Grit Studios: "Hiring Employees The Right Way"
Jun
12
5:30 PM17:30

Table Topics Tuesday Series @Grit Studios: "Hiring Employees The Right Way"

The 9 Legal Secrets Every Entrepreneur Should Know For A More Bodacious Business. 

Secret No. 4: “Hiring Employees The Right Way“

Each month Angela will discuss the legal tools necessary to successfully launch and maintain a technology-focused business. Angela will provide real-world guidance on de-risking disruption and will show emerging companies how to use intellectual property to get a leg-up on the competition.

Register here: https://tuesdayswithprecipiceip.eventbrite.com

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Building Business Basics with Higher Purpose
May
15
5:30 PM17:30

Building Business Basics with Higher Purpose

Building Business Basics @ Higher Purpose Co

Webinar Series: Selecting The Right Business Entity

Higher Purpose Co. is a nonprofit social impact agency based in Clarksdale, Mississippi utilizing the power of ownership to help communities thrive. HPC disrupts the racial wealth gap by implementing economic justice initiatives to improve community wealth in underserved areas in the region. Precipice IP's Principal is from the Mississippi Delta and is thrilled to have the chance to partner with this very important organization. 

Register here: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/220943953115266817

 

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Table Topics Tuesday Series @Grit Studios: "Protecting Your Investors"
May
8
5:30 PM17:30

Table Topics Tuesday Series @Grit Studios: "Protecting Your Investors"

The 9 Legal Secrets Every Entrepreneur Should Know For A More Bodacious Business. 

Secret No. 3: “Protecting Your Investors“

Each month Angela will discuss the legal tools necessary to successfully launch and maintain a technology-focused business. Angela will provide real-world guidance on de-risking disruption and will show emerging companies how to use intellectual property to get a leg-up on the competition.

Register here: https://tuesdayswithprecipiceip.eventbrite.com

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World Intellectual Property Day Celebration @ The Exchange
Apr
25
4:00 PM16:00

World Intellectual Property Day Celebration @ The Exchange

World IP Day 2018 Celebration @ The Exchange

Powering Change: Women in Innovation and Creativity

World Intellectual Property Day is an annual event that allows the free and open discussions of the role intellectual property rights (patents, trademarks, industrial designs, copyright) play in encouraging innovation and creativity. This year's theme is: Powering Change: Women in Innovation and Creativity

Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/world-ip-day-patents-pints-tickets-42201955184

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Table Topics Tuesday Series @Grit Studios: "Selecting The Right Business Entity"
Apr
10
5:30 PM17:30

Table Topics Tuesday Series @Grit Studios: "Selecting The Right Business Entity"

The 9 Legal Secrets Every Entrepreneur Should Know For A More Bodacious Business. 

Secret No. 2: “Selecting The Right Business Entity“

Each month Angela will discuss the legal tools necessary to successfully launch and maintain a technology-focused business. Angela will provide real-world guidance on de-risking disruption and will show emerging companies how to use intellectual property to get a leg-up on the competition.

Register here:https://tuesdayswithprecipiceip.eventbrite.com

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Table Topics Tuesday Series @Grit Studios: "Protecting Your Ideas"
Mar
13
5:30 PM17:30

Table Topics Tuesday Series @Grit Studios: "Protecting Your Ideas"

The 9 Legal Secrets Every Entrepreneur Should Know For A More Bodacious Business. 

Secret No. 1: “ Protecting Your Ideas“

Each month, Angela will discuss the legal tools necessary to successfully launch and maintain a technology-focused business. Angela will provide real-world guidance on de-risking disruption and will show emerging companies how to use intellectual property to get a leg-up on the competition.

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The Second Annual Conference For All Girls 2018 (A.C.A.G.)
Mar
9
to Mar 10

The Second Annual Conference For All Girls 2018 (A.C.A.G.)

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The A.C.A.G. aims to provide a network for girls in high school to women in varying professions, provide information on personal and professional development, and instill enthusiasm for careers and education post-high school. This year’s conference will feature 10 seminars over a two-day span.

Precipice IP will participate in the Women In Law panel to share experiences in how to Break The Glass Ceiling. Reach out if you would like a copy of the presentation.

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Exploring Patents, Entrepreneurship & Commercialization at The University of Mississippi
Feb
13
4:00 PM16:00

Exploring Patents, Entrepreneurship & Commercialization at The University of Mississippi

A technology summit hosted by the University of Mississippi Law School, The University of Mississippi Division of Technology Management, and the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship designed to give the technology-focused entrepreneur the tools to successfully launch a business with technology derived from a university. Reach out if you would like a copy of the presentation.

 

 

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USPTO STEPP Training (Stakeholder Training on Examination Practice and Procedure)
Jan
9
to Jan 11

USPTO STEPP Training (Stakeholder Training on Examination Practice and Procedure)

USPTO STEPP training, or Stakeholder Training on Examination Practice and Procedure, is designed to provide external stakeholders with a better understanding of how, and why, an examiner makes decisions while examining a patent application. Reach out if you would like to discuss the ins and outs of US patent prosecution.

 
 
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PLI (Practising Law Institute) IP Issues in Business Transactions
Jan
8
3:00 PM15:00

PLI (Practising Law Institute) IP Issues in Business Transactions

This seminar is one of several seminars to cover the important topic of addressing IP issues in business transactions. The full program is designed to help individuals learn how to assess intellectual property as a strategic asset and learn how to monetize IP while avoiding costly mistakes. Reach out if you would like a copy of the presentation.

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