I am pretty sure the Disclosure-Document Program is over. NDA`s are a problem - lots of people won`t sign them [since they may already be working on similar matters] and they are tough to enforce. Hire and expect to pay a lawyer - probably a patent lawyer.
James Lindon, Ph.D. Patent Attorney
Lindon & Lindon, LLC
Patents, Trademarks, Copyrights, Pharmacy Law, Litigation
[this is not legal advice - provided for discussion only]
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