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Rocklin: Intellectual Property Rights for Makers & Hackers

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Class Overview

Makers & Hackers — How much do you know about IP (or Intellectual Property) and your rights? Many hackers and makers are not aware that they own intellectual property. Depending on your individual circumstances, you can use patents, trademarks or copyrights – all of which cover different areas of intellectual property — to protect your rights. Want to know more? Come to our Intellectual Property Rights class and learn!

What To Bring?

Yourself, your business ideas, and your laptop if you want to take notes.

About the instructor:

Tamar Yellin is an intellectual property attorney living in the Sacramento area. She specializes in trademark law but also covers other areas of IP law (copyright, patent, licensing) and small business issues. She is an associate for PCT Law Group, a virtual law firm. Tamar loves working with creators, makers, and small business owners to help them protect their businesses and creations. In addition to teaching at Hacker Lab she is also Adjunct Faculty at the Art Institutes of California- Sacramento.