Are you sure your invention can be protected?
Check trade publications, trade shows and on line web search methods
Create a dated, clear presentation with drawings
Consult a Patent Attorney
You find something similar, now what?
You may still have a chance to have uniqueness
You may be able to work with the patent holder
Consult a Patent Attorney before moving forward
Whatever you do, if you think you have a unique product and want to move forward,contact and consult with a SCORE counselor. It will not cost you anything, and you might learn something.
Steve Koenig, SCORE Counselor
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