You have spent an enormous amount of time, money and energy to create an invention you think will change the world. You have scoured the internet and local stores looking for examples of your proposed product and come up empty. You are 100% certain your idea is novel and new, and that the concept is entirely your own.
So what do you do now? What is the next step in the process? Should you file for a provisional
It does not matter if the business you own is a brand new startup or a decades old institution; the amount of intellectual property that went into its creation is likely enormous. Whether you created all of that intellectual property on your own or in conjunction with your partners and employees, you have a vested interest in protecting it from copycats, nefarious business owners and those who would do your firm harm.
If you fail to protect your
What is a Copyright? Everything You Need to Know to Protect Your Rights and Safeguard Your Intellectual Property
As a creative professional, you have a responsibility to protect your intellectual property and your financial rights. Whether you are an author, a designer or some other form of creator, it is important to know how patent and copyright law work.
The ins and outs of copyright and patent protection can be quite complicated, so it is essential to seek the help of a real expert. Whether you hire a patent attorney to safeguard your intellectual property rights or work
Whether you are an inventor wondering how to patent an idea, an entrepreneur ready to patent an idea or a business owner looking for the intellectual property protection a patent can provide, you probably have a lot of questions. While the U.S. Patent Office strives to be user friendly and transparent, the process of getting a patent or registered trademark can be complicated, lengthy and difficult.
The road from asking how to patent an idea to actually getting
From the wheel to the telephone to the automobile, inventions have been changing the world since the dawn of humankind. In the modern world of the 21st century, inventors are still making waves and changing society – and getting rich in the process.
If you have an excellent idea for a new product or an improvement on an existing product, you need to proceed carefully. Before you can hire a manufacturer to bring your design to life or work with
“The new crowdfunding frontier for Inventors and Investors”
People have been inventing things for thousands of years and people have been investing in things for about as long. Inventors have been creating new inventions for the consumer market for about the last 100 years or more because of the growing consumer market. In the last 50 years there has been an explosion with the population and its needs and wants for making and buying things that are less expensive, easier,
Whether you have just finished the great American novel or finally completed a training manual on your company’s proprietary software, it is important to protect your work the right way. If you are an inventor, you know how important it is to protect your great idea with a patent, but did you realize that copyright protection can be just as important?
It is easy to see why copyright protection is such an important concept for an author, and
As the 21st century gets into full swing, the value of intellectual property has never been greater, and the line between traditional products and digital ones has never been thinner. Whether you are an inventor, an entrepreneur or a business owner, you need to take patents and patent infringement very seriously.
Whether it is protecting your intellectual property and safeguarding your registered trademark in foreign markets or conducting a patent search closer to home, there are things you
Bellwood, Illinois – Tired of wasting money by always throwing away your bar soap because it’s too small to hold on to? A new product coming to market, the Soap Savior, is the solution to reducing waste and putting money back in your pocket.
The Soap Savior allows consumers to melt together small pieces of bar soap to make a brand new bar. Each piece of soap goes through a quick filtering process to remove any debree. Customers even have
Fairfield, California – The EZ Travel Tray is a lightweight, compact tray that attaches to your carry on luggage. Gone are the days of searching for a table in the airport to work or eat on between flights. The EZ Travel Tray offers a simple way to turn your carry on into your own personal table.
“You’re sitting in the gate waiting to board, and there are not many options available,” Freddie Sumilhig, inventor of the EZ Travel Tray, said.