Lectures, Mini Courses & Workshops

Learn in depth about the world of patents and intellectual property
Below are examples of available lectures, some of which are on YouTube
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Heidi recently spoke at the Israel Patent Attorney Association event, as part of the IPAA'S ADVANCED CORPORATE PATENT ATTORNEY TRAINING PROGRAM. 

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The MIT Forum Israel launched "Foundry 2020" for SHE-ENTREPRENEURS, with a fascinating talk by one of Israel's foremost Intellectual Property (IP) experts, MIT alum and MIT EF board member Heidi Brun of Heidi Brun Associates, Ltd.
Heidi discussed IP vs. startup timelines for the $ savvy entrepreneur. To view the video, click here

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How to Read a Patent

A short lecture introducing the patent document and giving tips on how to read one quickly, depending on what issue (patentability, infringement, due diligence) you need to solve

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Finding Inventiveness in Products and their Apps

 A look at mobile apps and patentability.


Patents are for Marketing

 A discussion of the other uses of patents

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The Pitfalls of Patenting

An overview of the patent world via the lens of the various mistakes inventors make. Drawn from the mini-lectures Heidi has been giving to inventors over the years.

Several Open Books

Common Investor Pitfalls with IP and how to avoid them

A look at the IP due diligence process and the pitfalls that investors fall into. 


Registering Patent Ownership

The issues involved and the errors clients make when handling patent ownership

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Legal Pitfalls from Patents

An overview of the patent world from the legal department's point of view

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From Ideas to Assets: Common Investor Pitfalls with Intellectual Property and How to Avoid Them

A webinar for OurCrowd

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Software Patentability (Hebrew)

A Presentation to the Open University's Entrepreneurship Program

Several Open Books

Is Software Patentable after Alice?

A review of the issues with patenting software, along with solutions. 

Courses & Workshops

For a more in-depth analysis of patent law and procedure


Practical patents

A 3 hour course on improving the communication between inventors and patent attorneys with sections on how to read patents, how to write patents and how to determine inventiveness

The legal life of a startup

A course that will go through the life of a startup from the view of the legal actions a startup should take at each milestone.

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