Stage 2: Protecting your idea

So you think you’ve invented something – a brand new product or process – and your market research suggests it has commercial viability. The next thing to do is hire a patent attorney to protect it, right?

Maybe not… There are many ways to safeguard your intellectual property (IP) and a patent may not be a realistic option or the smartest choice. Determining an IP strategy that best suits your invention, circumstances and business plan may be the key to long-term success.

Patent attorneys know their core business well, but they’re not commercialisation strategists. With our broader commercial expertise, gemaker can provide cost-effective advice and training on the best path for taking your invention to market, including options for IP protection. As new markets open, or you improve your invention, we can monitor and maintain your strategy, to ensure you reap the full reward for your innovation.

Contact gemaker to discuss your IP strategy needs and receive a quote.

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