I have a medical device that reestablished blood flow to my semi dead bones. The VA orthopedic surgeons told me it was impossible to do. So i went to a Orthopedic civilian surgeon and he after a series of test / exrays /cat scans / said the same thing. It can't be done.
Well My device did. and I now have the VA surgeons wanting to know how I did it and want to inspect the device. . The question is this. Should I show it off to them without a signed NDA /NCA Non Disclosure agreement Non Competition Agreement?
If I do, can the VA use my technology that I developed to cut me out completely?
So what should i do? show it to them?
Get signed off first and then show it to them?
Just let them exam me and say its a miracle !! amen LOL
BTW, the device does it magic, ALL non invasively. Works great and work through distraction Histogenesis, and the technology is proven, Distraction Histogenesis is a real medical response and phenomena.
At a minimum you need a NDA and a patent attorney.
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I agree with Mr. Doland. If this device is as revolutionary as you suggest, it is worth a great deal of money, and the only way to protect it against piracy is to properly capture the intellectual property of the device by way of patents, and only share any of the proprietary information with those who are strictly limited by confidentiality agreements.
Good luck to you.
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I agree with Mr. Doland and Mr. Pederson. If you want to preserve your intellectual property rights to your invention, you must be very careful about protecting them. This means not discussing the product with anyone without a strong and binding NDA. As the other attorneys have mentioned, you should also consult with a patent attorney to determine if and to what extent your device is patentable.
Best of luck to you with the invention.
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