Robert R. Mallinckrodt, a patent attorney, will address the first meeting of the Utah Valley Inventor/Innovator Forum.

Mallinckrodt will discuss patents, copyrights and trademarks. The meeting is free to the public and will be held at Utah Valley Community College, Room BU 126, Thursday, Nov. 8, from 7 to 9 p.m.Call Susan at 226-1521 for more details.