Month: August 2019
Partner Spotlight: Congratulations to MSU, 406 Labs, and Early Stage Montana
Partner Spotlight: Congratulations to MSU, 406 Labs, and Early Stage Montana Shelby Morris, MTIP Program Specialist Montana State University isn’t just located in a beautiful part of the country, it’s also situated in an ecosystem with the potential for high tech companies to reach commercial success. Shelby Morris, MTIP’s programRead More
Trademark basics Guest post from MTIP senior advisor, Christie Bell It’s common for entrepreneurs to be overwhelmed and intimidated by the complexities of intellectual property concerns. The term intellectual property, often referred to as “IP,” includes patents, trademarks, service marks, copyrights, trade secrets, and more. Today, we offer a briefRead More
Congratulations to Bee Alert Technology on their successful Kickstarter campaign!
Congratulations to Bee Alert Technology on their successful Kickstarter campaign! by Ann Peterson, MTIP Program Manager Bee Alert Technology’s Bee Health Guru citizen science project Kickstarter campaign received over 653 backers in 30 days and exceeded their goal! Bee Alert Technology of Missoula received SBIR funding from the Department of Defense and USDARead More
Online Platforms to Assist in Conducting Your Patent Search
Online Platforms to Assist in Conducting Your Patent Search by Christie Bell, President Christie Bell, Inc., Certified Licensing Professional, and MTIP SBIR Consultant You discovered a unique solution to a problem. It might even be the next big thing! While it’s tempting to jump head first into realizing your idea,Read More