Intellectual Property – Protect Your Assets: Bolton

Find out the basics of Intellectual Property (IP) and how it can be important to a new business.

Intellectual property can be worth money to your business.

Make sure that your product, service, website and brand is protected from would-be copycats and does not infringe others’ rights.

At this workshop you will learn to:

  • Understand what the four main types of intellectual property are, and how they differ
  • Get a clearer idea of what intellectual property you may already own​
  • Find out what is involved in registering a trademark​
  • Discover where to go to for further help and advice

You will also learn about the Build A Business programme, offering support and facilities to help you succeed. Additional workshops include:

Power Up Your Business! 13 Oct 2022

Know Your Customers, Get Competitive. 5 Oct 2022 

Plus meet our team and book in for individual support and advice.

To join this workshop you or your business needs to have a postcode within the following GM authorities: Bolton, Bury, Oldham, Manchester, Salford, Stockport, Tameside or Trafford.

You also need to be:

The owner of a business


An aspiring entrepreneur with a business idea you want to develop.


For more information about the project go to:

Build a Business in GM Libraries is part funded by the European Union, with a grant of £1.3 million from ERDF funding, and managed by Manchester City Council. The project will run from January 2021-June 2023.


Oct 11 2022


10:00 am - 1:00 pm

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Bolton Central Library
Le Mans Cres, Bolton, BL1 1SE


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