Start-Up Right: FTC’s Basics for Small Businesses

Silicon Valley USPTO Office

Event Description

The FTC’s Western Region-San Francisco is hosting this half-day event, which will focus on Federal Trade Commission basics that every small business should know, with a focus on issues relevant to start-ups and tech companies. FTC staff members will discuss topics such as an intro to the FTC, advertising basics, tips for using endorsements and social media, scams targeting small businesses, and data privacy/security. This event is free of charge, and there will be ample time set aside for questions.

Location: Silicon Valley USPTO Office, 26 S. Fourth Street, San Jose, CA 95113

RSVPs are not required, and there is no preregistration for this event.

Please note that the Silicon Valley USPTO is a federal facility. Attendees are required to present a valid form of government-issued identification (driver license or passport) and may be subject to screening to gain access.

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