Overacting because I can
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: The Mean Streets of Bethesda, MD
Bikes: Merlin Agilis, Trek 1500
Originally Posted by wetstuff
I'm filing for a design patent and hope to offer them for other kinds of trucks (you need a tow hitch and top crossbars..)
1. A utility patent will be more useful.
2. Hopefully, it was on file before you publicly disclosed your invention - not so much of an issue in US but will negatively affect rights overseas.
3. Get a good patent lawyer - cheap is expensive if it gets you nothing.
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