Bell, Davis & Pitt attorney Art DeBaugh will present on "Marketing Pitfalls: How to Stay Safe and Compliant" on Tuesday, June 18 at Winston Starts. During this session, Art will provide an overview of common missteps and marketing pitfalls to avoid. He will cover marketing, advertising and promotions laws and issues, with a focus on:
- Guidance from the Federal Trade Commission in several areas, such as "false and deceptive advertising"
- Trademark infringement issues
- Domain names and trade names
- Sweepstakes, promotion laws and illegal lotteries and raffles
The workshop is free and includes lunch, but registration is required. Interested attendees need to register for this workshop through Winston Starts.
With more than 25 years of experience protecting clients' intellectual property, Art DeBaugh is a North Carolina State Bar certified specialist in trademark law. Art represents clients across numerous sectors, including food & beverage, automotive, apparel/textile, cannabis, higher education, software and technology, retail, banking and many more.
Winston Starts is a non-profit startup incubator based in Winston-Salem.