Protect it & Forget it Videos



The following ‘protect it and forget it’ framework and all associated materials are not legal advice, and should not be taken as such. The following is a collection of the best business practices when protecting your invention.

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Click the button below to download our NDA. We’ve found recently that our clients prefer a word doc to an online NDA. We’ve also included a PDF version. The parts you need to fill in are shown in red text with a yellow highlight. Once filled out, please send us a copy at Many thanks. If you need any help, just let us know. 

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The Goal of Protect it & Forget it


What is an NDA, and why is it recommended I use one?

The problem with sourcing NDAs from an attorney

Where to get a basic NDA for free

When to use an NDA

The lesser-known NNN agreement. When to use it, and where to find them for free.

NDA Wrap Up

Market Search

Market search overview. What is it, and why is it needed?

The problem with traditional searches

Checking your results

What are my options if I find a patent?

Market Search Wrap Up


What is a trademark? Why is it suggested I get one?

The problem with the traditional route

Start using the Trademark symbol, for free!


Introduction to Provisional Patent Applications

An overview of the PPA process

PPA rules and benefits - Part 1

PPA rules and benefits - Part 2

Receiving the 1st draft PPA & how to give feedback

How to fill out the PPA forms

The Filing Process

Note: There is a $75 filing fee that you need to pay to the patent office. Don’t worry, it’s very simple. The follow-along screenshot process will show you how to do it.

You’ve filed your PPA. What happens next?

Updating and refiling your PPA. How to use this big benefit.

How we recommend using your 12 month window

Upgrading to a full utility patent

Call the patent office

PPA Wrap Up