For this exciting episode of Art of the Kickstart, we interviewed Vincent LoTempio, an intellectual property attorney who has worked with many exciting clients, including the inventor of the Selfie Stick. Tune in to learn more about different types of intellectual property, how inventors and crowdfunders can protect their intellectual property and much more.

Key Takeaways

  • The difference between a utility patent, a design patent, a trademark and a copyright
  • Why an inventor should file for a patent or trademark
  • When an inventor or crowdfunder should file for a patent application
  • How project creators can protect their crowdfunding campaigns from knock offs
  • Why provisional patent applications are important for crowdfunders

Links

Connect With Vincent LoTempio

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Transcript

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