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Femtech Founders Turn to Giordana Mahn for Insights on IP Law

January 6, 2021

Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP Associate Giordana Mahn recently connected with female founders, investors, researchers, and consumers, holding virtual office hours to answer their questions about IP laws protecting women’s health innovations. Femtech Insider readers were invited to join in a special Ask Me Anything event, submitting questions to Giordana on a wide range of IP topics. Giordana’s responses, along with a primer on the role and benefits of IP protection for health startups, published on January 6, 2021.

For seasoned entrepreneurs and first-time innovators alike, Giordana’s feature in Femtech Insider offers insightful commentary on questions like:

  • What are strategies for femtech startups looking to protect products based on algorithms or machine learning approaches? Are patents feasible?
  • How can one discuss their prototype while protecting the concept?
  • What are some common IP pitfalls I should avoid as an early stage company in the health space?

To read Giordana’s responses to these and other questions, please visit Ask Me Anything: IP Law for Female Founders.