Mason City, IA - March 5, 2012 - Have you ever had a great idea for a new invention but didn’t know where
to go next or how to protect your idea?Join us on March 20 to learn more about the America Invents Act which was recently signed into law.This historic patent reform legislation
will help American entrepreneurs and businesses bring their inventions to
market sooner, creating new businesses and new jobs.
Attend this free Entrepreneurs' Exchange, Patents for Profit, on March 20, from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. in McAllister Hall, Room 104G on the NIACC Campus. Businesses of all sizes are welcome and encouraged to attend this event.
Joe Hoffmann will talk about the changes in the
law, when they will be implemented and their impact on businesses and
entrepreneurs. Hoffmann is a partner in the Zarley Law Firm in Des Moines and
practices mainly in the area of patent preparation and prosecution.He has a Bachelor’s degree in
engineering physics with an emphasis in mechanical engineering from Bradley
University and a J.D. degree from Drake Law School.He is admitted to practice law in Iowa and before the U.S.
To ensure adequate space for this event, RSVPs for the Entrepreneurs’
Exchange are appreciated.For
vendors who market goods or services, a limited number of FREE display tables are available.Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 641-422-4384 or
toll-free at 1-888-GO NIACC, ext. 4384.
The national NACCE Innovation Award winning NIACC John Pappajohn
Entrepreneurial Center provides college level courses and degree programs in
entrepreneurship, as well as comprehensive consulting services for business
start-ups, existing industries and owner transitions in the North Iowa
region.Space is available
for start-up businesses in the North Iowa Business Incubator. For more information,
contact the NIACC JPEC at 641-422-4111.