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  • Do people really steal invention ideas?
    I sometimes see questions on forums like Quora about how to stop people stealing your invention idea. Does this happen so often in professional exp...
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  • Is interpretation of known historical facts protectable under copyright law?
    著作権 I am looking for useful sources on protecting copyright. I am in the process of writing a book based on my own new and independent interpretation o...
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  • Looking for good patent firm
    特許 How to find a good patent firm to help me apply patent in USA
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  • Do I want a lawyer to review a cofounder agreement before I sign it?
    ビジネスフォーメーション My fellow cofounder sent me a 6 page cofounder agreement. While it may look fine to me, I am not experienced with this sort of thing. Should the...
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  • How effective is an NDA in protecting small enterprises?
    契約 Hi. Generally speaking, how effective are NDA agreements in protecting ‘David’ against ‘Goliath’ where a small enterprise is presenting an origina...
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  • Patent protection
    特許 What kind of protection does an Australian patent give in other jurisdictions, if any? If the product is not patented yet in the UK (for example) c...
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  • What are the merits of filing a patent before the end of the grace period?
    特許 I was told that for some patents you have a 1-year grace period before filing them. What would be the reason then to file for a patent before it is...
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  • How can I publish and protect my board game idea?
    その他 How do people usually approach publishing a board game? Is it better to start small or to approach a larger company to partner with? In either cas...
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  • Determining which Law Firm Worked on a Particular Patent Application
    特許 I have invented a secure computing platform that has a large cryptographic component to it and am preparing to apply for patents on my invention. ...
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  • withdrawal of provisional
    特許 Can we withdraw provisional application after publishing of the Complete application?
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