7 02, 2017

What Makes a Product Patentable?

2018-01-04T06:54:42-07:00

One of the first questions many people ask when they come up with a new idea is, “should I patent this product?”  The answer that question, one needs to first understand what makes a product patentable? What is a patent? A patent is a set of exclusive rights granted to an inventor or assignee for a limited period of time in exchange for [...]

What Makes a Product Patentable?2018-01-04T06:54:42-07:00
19 04, 2016

IP Protection vs. Trade Secret

2016-10-26T12:24:19-07:00

As new ideas for products are being discussed, one topic that frequently arises is the question of intellectual property protection versus trade secret.  IP protection is typically done through patents, and for many, that seems the logical path to pursue, but how exactly does IP protection compare to trade secrets?  Are there benefits of one over the other? To answer [...]

IP Protection vs. Trade Secret2016-10-26T12:24:19-07:00