Join Action and McLane Law for a lunchtime webinar:

Ready for Manufacturing?  Check your IP!

Tuesday, October 7, 2014, 12:00-1:00pm ET

Start-up businesses moving into manufacturing need to consider the easily overlooked intellectual property aspects of manufacturing. Join McLane Law Firm attorneys Beverly Hjorth and Lin Hymel  for a one hour webinar as they examine the intellectual property issues that can arise along the journey from idea to prototype, pilot project, and large-scale production. Throughout the presentation, Hjorth and Hymel will cover topics such as 3D printing and nanotechnology; strategic planning, knowing your intellectual property landscape, and liability issues; working with overseas partners and virtual teams, including compliance with export control laws; and working with the federal government.

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Instructions to join the webinar will be sent to your email as the date approaches. “We look forward to helping new companies successfully bring their innovations to market through this partnership,” said Cathy Schmidt, Executive Director and CEO of McLane.  The firm has extensive experience serving clients engaged in solar photovoltaic, anaerobic digestion, geothermal, wind, biofuel, hydro, and other emerging clean energy technologies.

About McLane, Graf, Raulerson & Middleton

Founded in 1919, the McLane Law Firm is one of New England’s premier full-service law firms.  With over 90 attorneys and more than 25 paralegals, McLane combines legal excellence with creative thinking and superior client service to construct innovative strategies for our clients.  McLane’s Intellectual Property Group helps clients manage and execute their intellectual property strategies.  Our attorneys focus on U.S. and foreign patent procurement, opinions, trademark and copyright law, e-commerce and Internet law, domain name/cybersquatter disputes, technology development, and trade secret protection.  Find out more at