Ask the Expert - Startup Intellectual Properties

May 24, 3:00 – 4:00 PM

So, you have a product development strategy? a marketing strategy? a financial strategy? All can be lost without an Intellectual Properties strategy! Google this: "intellectual property protection real-life failure examples". See lots of stories involving tens of thousands to tens of millions of dollars - even YouTube was sued for a billion dollars over intellectual property! (read further)

Virtual event

About this event

🚀 Welcome to StartUp Grind Maryland's Ask the Expert Series featuring Tariq Najee-Ullah! 🚀

Are you a startup founder navigating the exciting yet complex world of intellectual property (IP) protection? Look no further! Join us for an exclusive opportunity to engage with Tariq Najee-Ullah, a seasoned specialist in safeguarding the innovative ideas and creations that drive your startup's success.

🔍 Unlock the Power of IP Protection: As startups embark on their journey to disrupt industries and drive innovation, safeguarding intellectual property becomes paramount. Tariq Najee-Ullah brings a wealth of expertise in guiding startups through the maze of IP protection strategies, ensuring your ideas remain uniquely yours.

💡 Your Hour to Shine: Imagine having an entire hour dedicated to tapping into the mind of an IP protection expert. This is your chance to ask Tariq Najee-Ullah anything and everything about protecting your intellectual assets. Whether you're curious about patents, trademarks, copyrights, or trade secrets, Tariq has the answers you need to make informed decisions for your startup's future.

🌟 Why Attend?

Personalized Guidance: Get tailored advice specific to your startup's needs and industry.

Expert Insights: Gain invaluable insights into the world of IP protection from a seasoned professional.

Strategic Planning: Learn when and how to protect your intellectual assets to maximize their value and defend against infringement.

Networking Opportunity: Connect with fellow entrepreneurs and startups facing similar challenges in the IP landscape.

📅 Mark Your Calendar: Don't miss out on this exclusive opportunity to dive deep into the realm of IP protection with Tariq Najee-Ullah. Save the date and secure your spot for a session that could shape the trajectory of your startup's success.

🔗 RSVP Now: Click here to reserve your spot and submit your burning questions ahead of time. Space is limited, so act fast!

Join us as we empower startups to protect their ideas, innovate fearlessly, and thrive in today's competitive landscape. Let's turn your intellectual property into your greatest asset!

🌟 Meet Tariq Najee-Ullah, your go-to specialist for safeguarding startup innovation! With years of experience in intellectual property protection, Tariq is dedicated to empowering entrepreneurs to protect their ideas. From patents to trademarks, Tariq provides expert guidance to ensure your startup's success in today's competitive landscape.

Connect with Tariq Najee-Ullah on LinkedIn for a glimpse into his expertise and experience.

Looking forward to seeing you there!

StartUp Grind Maryland Team


  • Chris Haug

    360 Venture Management Group

    Founder | CEO

  • Jeffrey Freedman

    Chief Efficiency Officer

  • Patrick Rockhill

    Doyle-Logan Systems


  • Nichole Kelly

    CEO, True North Growth Labs

  • Mel Litter

    Elemental Impact Solutions

    CEO, Elemental Impact Solutions

  • Tariq Najee-ullah

    Patent Insider

    Chief Patent Insider

  • Jason Mantzouranis

    Cachet Mode LLC

    COO, Project/Program Manager - Cachet Mode LLC

  • Connor Boundy

    Atlantis Capital


  • Luke Pillarella

    Atlantis Capital, LLC



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