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Hello, I went through...

Hello, I went through Legal Zoom for copyright and Trademark protection on my patent pending product. The U,S,P.T.O. approved "Life" on my submission for "Life Head Gear".

Lawyer's Assistant: What's the invention's purpose?

Motorcycle helmet safety feature that is a new technology applied as a universal insert in any make or model.

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you talked to a local attorney? Has anything been filed in court?

Don't understand why you asked this. But no.

Lawyer's Assistant: I'm just trying to get information to help you. Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

Thanks for being thorough. That's it.

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Intellectual Property Law
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