Saturday, September 14, 2019 from 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM CDT
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Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce 
900 Conover Dr.
Grand Prairie, TX 75051

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Joni Garza, SCORE Administrator 
Fort Worth - Chapter 120 

Copyright, Patents and Trademarks


Ever wonder which source you should use to protect your Intellectual Property (name, inventions, and ideas)? If so, this workshop is just right for you.

Copyright, Patents and Trademarks are our resource for protection, but sometimes it is difficult to navigate. In this fun and informative session, learn the Who you need to talk to, What you need to protect and Where you need to go of Intellectual Property Strategies (Copyrights, Patents and Trademarks) that will get you headed in the right direction fast. 

Fee $50

All Instructors are Certified SCORE Mentors


Our SCORE instructor will address all topics and if you need further assistance later you can contact SCORE and work with one of our mentors. (Mentoring sessions are free).

Ms. Astrid Laws Gulley began her business training and consulting career with the Small Business Development Center, a funded program of the Small Business Administration (SBA).

Astrid’s business expertise has been valuable in assisting clients with establishing their organizations, writing company policies and procedures, and developing staff.

Ms. Laws Gulley holds certifications in Instructional Design and Training Management through the International Board of Standards for Training, Performance and Instruction (IBSTPI). Ms. Laws Gulley is also the owner/CEO of Minding YOB Services, LLC.

As a Certified SCORE Mentor, Astrid has established herself as a “go- to” person for information and education when it comes to Business ownership from A-Z.  

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Note: Refunds will be processed upon request up to 7 days before the workshop date. No credit of paid workshop fees will be applied to future workshops for cancellation after 7 days prior to the workshop date or non-attendance. 

All workshops held at locations other than the James Guinn complex in Fort Worth, TX will not be able to accept any payment of fees at the door. All registrations with fee payment via debit/credit card is required in advance to the scheduled workshop in these locations, for security purposes.
SCORE is a 501(c)(3) non-profit association dedicated to helping small businesses get off the ground, grow and achieve their goals through education and mentorship. We have been doing this for over fifty years.

Because our work is supported by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), and thanks to our network of 10,000 volunteers, we are able to deliver our services at no charge or at very low cost.