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Presentation at Putnam County District Library – September 18, 2017.

Posted in General Commentary by Jake Ward on September 11, 2017

Learn about Intellectual Property Law and Patents with Jacob M. Ward, Registered U.S. Patent Attorney


Monday, September 18, 2017 – 6:00pm

Ottawa Location: 136 Putnam Parkway, Ottawa, Ohio 45875.

Jacob Ward will be our guest speaker at the Ottawa location of the Putnam County District Library. He will be presenting an informative program on intellectual property, patents, trademarks , and copyrights, especially how it relates to DIY inventors and business entrepreneurs. He will cover various types, give examples and afterwards lead a question and answer session, please join us.

Registration recommended by calling 419-523-3747. For more information, you may visit the library website here.

Presentation to Akron Inventor’s Club – September 14, 2017.

Posted in General Commentary by Jake Ward on September 11, 2017

The Akron Inventor’s Club is hosting a seminar on “Intellectual Property Law for Business and Entrepreneurs” on Thursday, September 14, 2017.


Registered Patent Attorney Jacob “Jake” Ward will talk about the importance of Patents for the independent inventor and small business owner. Jake is a founding partner of Ward Law Office LLC in Tiffin, Ohio. He is also a registered Canadian Patent Agent as well as an adjunct professor at the University of Toledo, College of Law. He is the founding author of the legal blog “Anticipate This”. Prior to starting his legal practice, Jake was a Materials Chemist for Cooper Tire & Rubber Company.


[ 5:30 – 6:00 pm ]  Doors Open.
[ 6:00 – 6:15 pm ]  Introduction by Craig Miloscia from Akron Inventors Club.
[ 6:15 – 7:00 pm ]  Jacob “Jake” Ward talk on “Patently Good Ideas”
[ 7:00 – 7:30 pm ]  Inventors Forum.

For more information, or to RSVP for the seminar, go to: