Startup Legal Garage: Patent Module Application
This is the Application for early stage companies applying to participate in the Fall 2019 Patent Module of the Startup Legal Garage. This is a selective program. If chosen, you will receive free legal services from a team consisting of a practicing attorney and law students. Your legal team will conduct a Freedom to Operate (FTO) Analysis.

Patenting your invention is just one step in being able to commercialize your discovery. Nevertheless, a patent does not guarantee commercialization. You will need to make sure that you are not interfering with other existing patents that might limit your ability to use your technology. This is the purpose of the FTO Analysis.

Please fill out this application by August 14, 2018. All questions must be answered before an application will be considered. We will follow up for a phone call with applicants that make it to the second round. Projects will start shortly after August 26, 2019 and will end no later than November 19, 2019.

By submitting this application you are not entering into an attorney-client relationship with the Startup Legal Garage. Please do not provide any confidential information in this application.

The following are the requirements to apply to the Startup Legal Garage: Patent Module.

- Funding: Less than $2 million in funding.
- Discrete, ascertained legal needs
- Product Development: Project Ready

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