If you are looking to protect intellectual property that you have created, you should start by determining the type of legal protection that is available and most appropriate for you. These types of questions are most appropriate for an intellectual property law attorney. Your first task will be to explore and understand the legal concepts of patents, trademark, and copyright, and to determine which legal protections are applicable to the intellectual property that you wish to protect. Once an intellectual property attorney has helped you make this determination, you then will need to ask how the legal process works in terms of obtaining such protection for your intellectual property, and what steps you need to take in order to adequately protect your intellectual property.
This article is intended to be helpful and informative. But even common legal matters can become complex and stressful. A qualified intellectual property lawyer can address your particular legal needs, explain the law, and represent you in court. Take the first step now and contact a local intellectual property attorney to discuss your specific legal situation.