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Saturday, April 18, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

CORRAL YOUR CA$H COW: Protect, Manage, and Grow Your Intellectual Property

Whether you’re just getting started or you’ve been at “the business” for years, you know success doesn’t come easy. You’ve worked hard to create your business and to carve a niche for yourself. You share your ideas, programs, and processes with clients and audiences around the world  to help them achieve their goals. Now it’s time to ask yourself IF, WHAT, and HOW you should be protecting the Intellectual Property you’ve worked so hard to create! In our April 18 professional workshop, Attorney and fellow NSA member Russ Riddle will answer these questions and more!

As a business owner and professional speaker, your most valuable asset aside from people is your intellectual property. This session saddles you up to better protect, manage and fatten that cash cow. 

Valuable Takeaways:

  • Distinguish between the intellectual property types
  • Ensure ownership from the outset (employees vs. contractors)
  • Ace copyrights and avoid copy-wrongs
  • Master the trademark DOs and DON?Ts
  • Preserve, Protect & Defend — Police your I.P.
  • Stop rustling others’ cash cows
  • Avoid “public domain” land mines
  • Capitalize and comply with licensing opportunities

BONUS SESSION:

Russ will be doing a deeper dive in the afternoon for our Business Implementation Lab. If you’ve ever had questions and said “I can’t afford to hire an intellectual property attorney” you’re in luck – you’ve got Russ Riddle coming to us Saturday afternoon. He’s gonna spend some time with us and he’s going to help us all out specifically with our business. Not just some general insight that anybody can do. For professional members, you get an opportunity to ask your questions. I hope you’ll consider signing up for the one and only Russ Riddle. I hope to see you there virtually! 
NOTE: This is only for all paid morning NSA and NSACF Professionals Only

About Russ Riddle

What do Barney®, Zig Ziglar, Thomas the Tank Engine®, and YOU have in common? All have been served (or are about to be) by Russ Riddle!

Russ serves up quick wit, humorous storytelling and poignant tips, keeping you involved from start to finish. Having practiced marriage for 35 years, law for 27, fatherhood for 26, and braved adventures as a juvenile probation officer and newspaper columnist, Russ Riddle is convinced that we must never stop learning and laughing. His love of levity stems in part from an intellectual property law practice that has served such clients as Barney& Friends®, Wishbone®, Bob the Builder®, Thomas & Friends®, the voices of Jimmy Neutron® and Larry the Cucumber®, and manycharactersof the National Speakers Association throughout the country. Russ earned his J.D. from Texas Tech University School of Law. He is a past president of NSA North Texas and currently serves as a member of NSA’s Board of Directors. He’s the author of two books:Lawyer Up – The Smart WayandPersuasive vs. Abrasive – The judges have ruled,as well as the intellectual property manualCorral Your Ca$h Cow!

Register Today!

About Russ Riddle

What do Barney®, Zig Ziglar, Thomas the Tank Engine® and you have in common? All have been served (or are about to be) by Russ Riddle!

Russ serves up quick wit, humorous storytelling and poignant tips, keeping you involved from start to finish. Having practiced marriage for 32 years, law for 24, fatherhood for 23, and braved adventures as a juvenile probation officer, realtor and newspaper columnist, Russ Riddle is convinced that we must never stop learning, laughing and leading.

His love of levity stems in part from an intellectual property law practice that has served such clients as Barney & Friends®, Wishbone®, Bob the Builder®, Thomas & Friends®, the voice of Jimmy Neutron® and impersonators of John Wayne and Michael Jackson.

As a degreed journalist and seasoned corporate trainer / public speaker, Russ has superb communication skills. 

Russ’s philosophy that every productive endeavor in business and life boils down to positive relationships, and that such requires healthy communication, underscores his mission of helping people achieve top performance levels.

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Tampa, FL United States + Google Map

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