Tips for Inventors/Startups Who Wish To Secure IP Protection For Their Inventions in A Low Budget
Following measures help in cutting cost on securing IP protection-
1. Make first draft of claims on your own
2. Include defensible claims in your patent applications. This enhances strength of your patent.
3. Seek IP protection is selected jurisdictions where you see potential opportunities in relatively near future.
4. Pay some amount of legal fees to your IP lawyer in equity and save some cash for furthering your business
5. Familiarize yourself with prior-art (get a prior-art search done) before drafting the first patent application