Intellectual Property Law FAQs

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Intellectual Property Law

  • What is Intellectual Property?
  • How is Intellectual Property protected?
  • How much does an IP lawsuit cost and how long does it take?
  • How can I get more information about IP litigation?

Patent Law

  • How do I protect my idea?
  • Can I get a provisional patent on my idea?
  • When does my employer own my invention?
  • How do I respond to a cease-and-desist letter?