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protecting an idea, i have a prototype that i made up and plan

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protecting an idea, i have a prototype that i made up and plan on showing it to a couple of manufacturers, to see if they would be interested in buying it off me, with the view to making and distributing it, i cant afford to patent, copyright it myself, i would prefer to just sell the prototype to some company,
before i sow them, what can i do to make sure they dont copy/steal the idea/design.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Ash replied 2 years ago.
Alex Watts :

Hello my name is ***** ***** I will help you with this.

Alex Watts :

For now please let me know whether you have any form of non disclosure agreement with the company?

Customer:

nothing as yet, i am waiting to hear back from 3, to see if any interest in looking at it.

Alex Watts :

Ok, you need a non disclosure contract

Alex Watts :

You can get one online at a place like www.simply-docs.co.uk quite cheaply

Alex Watts :

But make sure you get a non disclosure agreement

Alex Watts :

Then if they try to make or disclose details then you can apply to the court for an order that you stop

Alex Watts :

Can I clarify anything for you about this today please?

Alex Watts :

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Customer:

nice one

Customer:

thankyou

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