Think it’s “Free”? Think Again; Common IP Pitfalls

The In-House Section presents

Think it’s “Free”? Think Again; Common IP Pitfalls for Startups and Beyond

Date Tuesday, October 11, 2022
MCLE Registration 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Program 12:00 - 1:15 p.m.
MCLE 1 Hour


Beverly Shin
Beachbody, LLC
Lynne Whelchel
Salesforce, Inc.


 Darryl Woo
Goodwin & Procter

Panelists will discuss common IP pitfalls faced by startups and mature companies, and how to avoid or minimize them. The panel will also explore how these issues differ and evolve as companies mature. Addressed will be trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, and patent issues.


  • Common IP pitfalls facing startups
  • Strategies to avoid or minimize them
  • How IP issues differ and evolve for mature companies
  • Trademarks, Copyrights, Trade Secrets, Patents
  • How to find out about and support your company’s strategy
  • Differences between a start-up and mature company, what to look out for and how to manage your IP portfolio/strategy

In-House Section Chair

Ted Ting, Bank of America

Event Code: G222209

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FREE  In-House Section Members 
$40  All Others 

All prices increase $10 on the day of the program.

This is a hybrid event You have two ticket options. (Pre-Registration is required for either option.)
- Virtual Option
- In-Person Option (Limited Spacing)
Location: BASF’s Offices, 201 Mission Street, Suite 400

Health and SafetyWill be in guidelines pursuant to SF health orders. Please note that all in-person attendees will be required at check-in to show proof of full COVID vaccination. Additionally, all in-person guests will be required to wear masks indoors and in outdoor situations where social distancing is not possible. We kindly ask that anyone experiencing symptoms consistent with COVID remain home and not come to campus.

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Program Access

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Program recordings are not guaranteed, nor immediately accessible to registrants. Approved recordings of live programs are converted to On-Demand CLE Courses and available for separate purchase through a third-party library 30 business days after the live recording. Thank you for your support.

Substitution, Cancellation, and Refund Requests

For CLE events of 1.5 hours or less, Lunch & Learn programs, Happy Hours, Receptions, and Mixers, a refund is available if you submit your cancellation request at least 48 hours prior to the event. A $10 handling fee will deducted from your refund. Please complete the Event Cancellation Form.

For CLE events longer than 1.5 hours, and for special events such as conferences, symposiums, professional development training programs, a 50% refund is available if you cancel at least 10 business days prior to the event. Please complete the Event Cancellation Form.

If you are unable to attend, you may send a substitute. Please complete the Event Cancellation Form.

MCLE Notice

To receive MCLE credit, you must sign in during the designated MCLE registration period. This activity is approved for Minimum Continuing Legal Education credit by the State Bar of California. BASF is a certified provider: Provider #103


People with disabilities and/or special requests should contact BASF regarding reasonable accommodations.

10/11/2022 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Hybrid Event 201 Mission Street, Suite 400 San Francisco, CA


Tuesday, 11 October 2022

12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
10/11/2022 12:00 PM

12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
10/11/2022 12:00 PM


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