I would suggest: 1. A confidentiality agreement with the fabricator. 2. Also,ASAP, get your provisional application for patent filed. Nolo Press has self help books on that, or a registered Patent Agent
Hey Jerry, That's wonderful news, congratulations! I would suggest at least getting a provisional patent and the trademark(s) secured first. That way; when you speak to the manufacturer, you can inform
Jerry, The first thing you need to do is get a good non-compete agreement. You can get them for free on line but just read the expensive ones in the library or book store to choose the best free one.
Morning Jerry, YOU ASKED: I've developed the molds for my product. I'm not sure which direction to go next.Do I contact a manufacturer and have them make my prototype, or get the patent and trademarks