NFTs and IP, What Founders Should Know

Wed, Oct 13, 5:30 PM (PDT)

About this event

"Probably Nothing"

How can crypto play a role in your venture? It’s not just about NFTs, or specific currencies. There are major trends at play. Protecting IP, completely new business models, etc. It’s SO early. Similar to the internet in 1997!

Ravi Mohan, Partner Intellectual Property at Rutan and Tucker, will be giving founders a snapshot of the current crypto market, movers/shakers/trends, best practices to protect your ideas, plus business and legal strategy for crypto and NFTs.

About Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Month

This month Startup Grind is celebrating DEI month, presented with SVB and supported by Comcast NBCUniversal LIFT Labs. DEI stands for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion; 31 days to emphasize the importance of diversity across our global startup ecosystem, and what it means to all of us. We are so excited to take this time to recognize and amplify the voices of leaders in our globally diverse communities, providing a platform for those that may not have been heard previously.

In addition to this event, you can also view Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Month events taking place across our global startup community here or register for our Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Summit here.


  • Ravi Mohan

    Ravi Mohan

    Rutan & Tucker, LLP


    Ravi Mohan is a partner in Rutan's Intellectual Property group and serves as founder of the Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain practice groups. Ravi is deeply invested in the DeFi sector and has assisted clients during the ICO boom, the DeFi boom, and the present NFT phase. Ravi has significant experience in assisting clients in the development and protection of IP related to smart contra...

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  • When

    Wednesday, Oct 13
    5:30 PM - 6:45 PM (PDT)

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