Product Design Services

Many times people have ideas in their head for a unique or even revolutionary product that has never been and have dreams of producing and selling the item, or even trying to license the idea to another company to produce.  There are many steps along the way when going from an idea in one’s head then a rough sketch on the back of a napkin to making a commercially viable product.  To bring an idea to market, the idea needs to be protected, the design refined and developed to be manufacturable, and then produced and marketed. The first step with any idea is to address any intellectual property concerns.  For most products, the first step is to do a patent search to see if there is any existing intellectual property.  If the product is to be sold in the United States, the United States Patent Trademark Office is the first place to start.  There is a search function available at https://www.uspto.gov.  If there is no evidence of an existing patent then the new idea should be protected via the patent… Continue reading