Learn from an Expert on Patents and Trademarks
COME AND LEARN: Andrea Evans, a former US Patent Examiner and a former US Trademark Examining Attorney for the United States Patent and Trademark Office, will share WHAT inventors need to know about Intellectual Property rights.  LEARN:
• How and Why to Apply for a PROVISIONAL PATENT
• How PATENTS are Reviewed and Evaluated
• How TRADEMARKS are Reviewed and Evaluated
• Why and When to use Copyrights
• What 3 Things every Inventor must know about Maintaining INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
THE SPEAKER - Andrea Evans, Patent Attorney, is a Former Patent Examiner and Trademark Examining Attorney at the United States Patent and Trademark Office. She has a JD from The George Washington Law School, Washington, DC. Her undergraduate work includes degrees in Civil Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, GA; and a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from Spelman College; Atlanta, GA.
She is a member of the Texas State Bar, United States Patent and Trademark Office Patent Bar, and United States Supreme Court Bar. Andrea received both the Nation’s Best Advocate of the Year Award and the Nation’s Best Advocates: “40 Lawyers Under 40” award from the National Bar Association (NBA) and IMPACT.

Andrea is the owner of The Law Firm of Andrea Hence Evans, LLC ( She can be found on all social media @evansiplaw. She’s the author of bestsellers, All About Trademarks and All About Inventing both on Amazon or at
TIME: 6:00-7:30 PM
WHERE: ZOOM Video Conferencing
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About Inventors' Network: Inventor's Network is committed to the Minnesota Inventor Community; Providing guidance, resources and networking to Independent Inventors/Innovators and Business New Product Startups. Monthly meetings (3rd Wednesday) include: Speaker/Topic of Interest with Q&A; Informational Roundtables on Manufacturing/3D-Printing/Prototyping/Legal/Marketing and Licensing. Plus, Resource Recommendations, and Networking.

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