Profit From Your Idea

Author: Richard Stim
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 9781413324525
Release Date: 2017-08-30
Genre: Business & Economics

Profit From Your Idea offers a step-by-step guide so inventors can minimize the risks of disclosure, hang on to their inventions, and earn money through effective licensing agreements.

License Your Invention

Author: Richard Stim
Publisher: NOLO
ISBN: 9781413300567
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Law

Packed with practical, effective licensing strategies, License Your Invention tells inventors everything they need to know to enter into a good written agreement with the manufacturer, marketer or distributor who will handle the details of merchandising an invention. The book shows step by step how to draft a license that will be fair to all parties and addresses: - ownership rights - applicable patent, copyright and trademark laws - license scope - dispute resolution - finances.

Patent It Yourself

Author: David Pressman
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 9781413325409
Release Date: 2018-08-13
Genre: Law

For 30 years, Patent It Yourself has guided hundreds of thousands of inventors through the process of getting a patent, from start to finish. Patent attorneys David Pressman and Thomas J. Tuytschaevers provide the latest information, forms, and clear instructions to help you: conduct a patent search the right way evaluate your idea’s commercial potential file a provisional patent application to get “patent pending” status prepare a patent application focus on your patent application’s claims respond to patent examiners get your drawings done right protect your rights in foreign countries deal with infringers, and market and license your invention. Thoroughly updated to reflect the latest changes in intellectual property law, this edition provides the latest U.S. Patent and Trademark Office rules and forms. The 18th edition covers the latest implications of the first-to-file rules created by the America Invents Act.

Contracts

Author: Richard Stim
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 9781413323009
Release Date: 2016-08-31
Genre: Business & Economics

"An A to Z, plain-English encyclopedia of contract terminology that dissects important contract concepts for business owners, law students, managers, and consumers. It also includes sample agreements with explanations on how to complete them"--

Inventing For Dummies

Author: Pamela Riddle Bird
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118053355
Release Date: 2011-03-08
Genre: Business & Economics

Full coverage of the ins and outs of inventing for profit Protect your idea, develop a product - and start your business! Did you have a great idea? Did you do anything about it? Did someone else? Inventing For Dummies is the smart and easy way to turn your big idea into big money. This non-intimidating guide covers every aspect of the invention process - from developing your idea, to patenting it, to building a prototype, to starting your own business. The Dummies Way * Explanations in plain English * "Get in, get out" information * Icons and other navigational aids * Tear-out cheat sheet * Top ten lists * A dash of humor and fun Discover how to: * Conduct a patent search * Maintain your intellectual property rights * Build a prototype product * Determine production costs * Develop a unique brand * License your product to another company

The 12 Amazing Secrets of Millionaire Inventors

Author: Harvey Reese
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470135495
Release Date: 2007-08-31
Genre: Business & Economics

Be the world's next millionaire inventor! Watch out-avoid all the mistakes, bloopers, errors, andmess-ups that might prevent you from achieving all the rewards that you're entitled to * Cash in-use the C.R.A.S.H. Course in successful product licensing to license your idea for the most money possible * Be the boss-explore the ins and outs of marketing your idea yourself; whether you're ready, how to do it, what you need, and where to start * Be safe-foolproof steps for protecting your inventions and innovations through patents, trademarks, and copyrights * Start your own company-explore your options with proprietorships, partnerships, and other corporate structures * Raise money for your business-find financing from angel investors, bankers, lenders, and friends and family * Introduce your product-create a powerful presentation that will knock the socks off investors, manufacturers, and other interested parties * Get your foot in the door-what to do and say to convince manufacturers, licensees, investors, salespeople, and anyone else that you have what they've been waiting for * Follow the leaders-meet successful inventors, hear their stories, and absorb the twelve vital tips they learned along the way

Die 4 Stunden Woche

Author: Timothy Ferriss
Publisher: Ullstein eBooks
ISBN: 9783843704458
Release Date: 2012-12-21
Genre: Business & Economics

Warum arbeiten wir uns eigentlich zu Tode? Haben wir nichts Besseres zu tun? Und ob! - sagt Timothy Ferriss. Der junge Unternehmer war lange Workaholic mit 80-Stunden-Woche. Doch dann erfand er MBA - Management by Absence - und ist seitdem freier, reicher, glücklicher. Mit viel Humor, provokanten Denkanstößen und erprobten Tipps erklärt Ferriss, wie sich die 4-Stunden-Woche bei vollem Lohnausgleich verwirklichen lässt. Der Wegweiser für eine Flucht aus dem Hamsterrad und ein Manifest für eine neue Gewichtung zwischen Leben und Arbeiten.

Rich Dad Poor Dad

Author: Robert T. Kiyosaki
Publisher: FinanzBuch Verlag
ISBN: 9783862486335
Release Date: 2014-11-14
Genre: Self-Help

Warum bleiben die Reichen reich und die Armen arm? Weil die Reichen ihren Kindern beibringen, wie sie mit Geld umgehen müssen, und die anderen nicht! Die meisten Angestellten verbringen im Laufe ihrer Ausbildung lieber Jahr um Jahr in Schule und Universität, wo sie nichts über Geld lernen, statt selbst erfolgreich zu werden. Robert T. Kiyosaki hatte in seiner Jugend einen "Rich Dad" und einen "Poor Dad". Nachdem er die Ratschläge des Ersteren beherzigt hatte, konnte er sich mit 47 Jahren zur Ruhe setzen. Er hatte gelernt, Geld für sich arbeiten zu lassen, statt andersherum. In Rich Dad Poor Dad teilt er sein Wissen und zeigt, wie jeder erfolgreich sein kann.

Get Clark Smart

Author: Clark Howard
Publisher: Taylor Pub
ISBN: 1563526298
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Reference

Provides consumers an array of solutions to such problems as buying a used car, finding affordable travel options, and avoiding rip-offs.

One Simple Idea Revised and Expanded Edition Turn Your Dreams into a Licensing Goldmine While Letting Others Do the Work

Author: Stephen Key
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9781259584787
Release Date: 2015-10-06
Genre: Business & Economics

With must-have updates, a new edition of the bestselling method that shows how anyone can turn their one simple idea into millions – without lifting a finger! Stephen Key is an award-winning inventor who has licensed more than 20 product ideas. In 2011, he shared the secrets to his success in the bestselling book One Simple Idea. Since that time, many changes have occurred in the entrepreneurial world. One Simple Idea, Revised and Expanded Edition has been revised and updated to reflect current trends and practices in the industry. In addition to teaching readers how to turn their ideas into marketable products that companies will want to license, Key expands upon his cutting-edge product development, sales, and negotiation strategies, making note of the new opportunities and technologies available to creative people today. The book also features real-life success stories from people who have used the author’s strategies.