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SWV Lunch & Learn Don’t Get Copyleft Out
June 26, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
Intellectual property is often one of the most valuable but difficult to protect assets of technology and technology-reliant companies.
During this Lunch & Learn hosted by Gleaves Swearingen LLP and Technology Association of Oregon on Wednesday, June 26th from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm they will
describe the fundamentals of protecting valuable intellectual property through copyright and trade secret protection, including best practices for businesses wishing to protect their proprietary software and trade secrets from both internal and external threats.
In addition, they will:
- Lay the groundwork for understanding key intellectual property protection strategies.
- Dive into open source software licensing and the legal risks and benefits for businesses wishing to use open source software.
- Dissect the standard terminology used in various common open source licenses and provide strategies for how to utilize the benefits of such licenses without jeopardizing critical trade secrets and proprietary software rights.
Gleaves Swearingen, LLP
Gleaves Swearingen, LLPKayleigh joined Gleaves Swearingen as an attorney following her impressive tenure as a firm law clerk. Now a member of the firm’s business law practice, Kayleigh has gained experience in a variety of areas including privacy law compliance, intellectual property and technology related matters, general corporate and commercial work, and real estate transactions. Kayleigh provides thoughtful, practical, and thorough guidance that helps her clients achieve their goals.Originally from southwest Missouri, Kayleigh became enamored with Oregon’s gorgeous sceneries, friendly residents, and fresh seafood during her time studying at the University of Oregon School of Law, and she has since made Eugene her home. In her leisure time, she enjoys lap swimming, completing home improvement projects, and hiking with her dog, Lemon.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
The topic will be most relevant for decision-makers and project managers for technology companies and technology-reliant companies.
ABOUT GLEAVES SWEARINGEN LLP
Gleaves Swearingen LLP is a full-service business law firm that has served Southern Willamette Valley businesses and entrepreneurs for nearly 100 years. Among other practice groups, we have a vibrant technology and intellectual property group that helps our technology and technology-reliant clients find cutting edge solutions to their fast-evolving business needs.