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I have invented a new product out of another companies product

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I have invented a new product out of another companies product after it has been discarded. What do I need to do so that no one else steals my idea.

christhelawyer : HiWelcome to JustAnswer. My first response will follow shortly. Please feel free to follow up if anything is not clear
christhelawyer : i suggested consulting with a patent attorney, although you will have some general protection from copyright protection for the name and description. But patents at,e the best protection. The patent attorneys have a professional association called They should have a list so you can find one close to you.
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