Understanding Plant Patents, Plant Breeder Rights and Certified Seed

Date: 
1/13/2016,
1:00PM to 4:00PM
Free Seminar
Understanding Plant Patents, Plant Breeder Rights and Certified Seed
How do they protect variety integrity and intellectual property?
 
The Colorado Department of Agriculture will host a panel discussion on laws pertinent to protecting variety assets. Experts will be on hand to present the various programs and answer questions about protecting intellectual property, which programs apply, and tools you can use to protect your varieties. 
 
Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Colorado Department of Agriculture
305 Interlocken Parkway
Broomfield, CO 80021
 
Panelists:
James Weatherly, Executive Director, Seed Innovation Protection Alliance
Frank Curtis, CEO, Limagrain
Rick Novak, Colorado State University Seed Lab
Colorado Seed Growers Association
 
Attendance is free, but seating is limited. 
To reserve your seat, contact Sharon Farr at (303) 869-9055 or Sharon.Farr@state.co.us.