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Protecting Your Ideas and Work

by Steve Kim, School for Startups Business Mentor

If you’re wondering about how to protect your business idea legally, or if it’s protect-able at all (e.g., with a patent, trademark or copyright), seeing a qualified lawyer is the safest route. While we are not lawyers (and this article does not constitute legal advice), we can suggest a few things to consider to protect your idea.

Nondisclosure agreements: You can always ask people to sign an NDA before you present your idea. Please...