Inventors Mateo and Jennifer finally meet their IP mentor in Episode 4 of my video series “How An Ordinary Inventor Can Turn Into A Millionaire (The Hero’s Journey)” (which is available ONLY on YouTube)!
They learn something that’s really important for any inventor out there: how to document properly.
A lot of people make the mistake of not doing this or doing it wrong, so in this newsletter (and the YouTube video) I’m going to show you what you need to do and why it’s so important.
Plus, at the end I’ll tell you how you can get a free template so you can start documenting your invention today!
Why You Need to Document Your Invention
Documenting is important because it proves that you are the rightful owner of the intellectual property. Without documentation, it would be very difficult to prove that you are the inventor in the event that someone else tries to claim your invention as their own. Further, if you ever decide to license or sell your invention, good documentation will make the process much easier. Lastly, if you ever need to enforce your rights in court, detailed documentation will be extremely helpful to your case.
How to Document Your Invention Properly
There are a few key things that should be included in every invention disclosure document. As I told Mateo and Jennifer, documenting your invention is not just writing down your idea. Although of course that’s an important part of it.
When you document your invention, you should include:
- A detailed description
- Drawings and flowcharts
- Known prior art
- Advantages over the prior art
- Surprising Results
- Business Importance
- Any external people you’ve told about it
- And last but not least, who the inventors are
With the right documentation in place, just like Mateo and Jennifer, you can move forward with confidence.
Bonus: Free Invention Disclosure Template!
Now that you know why documenting your invention is so important and what should be included in your disclosure document, you’re probably wondering where you can get started. Well, lucky for you, I’ve got a free Disclosure template that you can use to get started today!
Just click here and enter your email address to download the template. Now there’s no excuse not to get started today!
Inventors Mateo and Jennifer finally meet their IP mentor in today’s episode! They learn something that’s really important for any inventor out there: how to document your invention properly. A lot of people make the mistake of not doing this or doing it wrong, but now you know why documenting your invention is so important and what should be included in your disclosure document. Plus, as a bonus, I’ve got a free Invention Disclosure template that you can use to get started today! Just click here and enter your email address to download the template. Now there’s no excuse not to get started on documenting your invention today!
Click this LINK to watch Episode 4 now!
Whether you’re just starting out or you’re an established business, I can help you turn your ideas into profits. And not only that, but I can also help keep others from stealing your ideas and profiting from them.
If you’re feeling like your intellectual property isn’t fully protected, I encourage you to schedule a free consultation with me. We can brainstorm about your specific situation and make sure you’re taking the necessary steps to protect yourself and your business; so that you can turn YOUR ideas into huge profits.
To get a spot on my calendar, please visit meetwithRandi.com.
To reach out you can contact me here.
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