Got a great idea? Expediting it thorugh the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office may cut the chances that it will be copied or stolen.
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From Apple’s paper bag to Google’s new video recording cap — these companies go to great lengths to protect their ideas.
What you find may dash your feelings of originality, but it can also be a roadmap for how to see your idea come onto the market.