176985602337900

Find freelancers. Lose those costly delays.

With 1.7 million freelancers, we'll match you with the perfect talent.

or, Register with Elance »

Protecting Recipe and Brand For Manufacturing of a New Food Product
Sign in to Add to Watch List

Legal > Patent, Copyright and Trademarks

View Change History

The client has made the following changes to the job.

Description
Date
Close

Job Description

  |  Change History >>

Updated

Close
  • Posted: Fri, Sep 14, 2012
  • Time Left: Closed
  • Location: Anywhere
  • Client prefers freelancers from:
    Anywhere

    You are still able to submit a proposal for this job.

    The client prefers freelancers from
    a different location.

    You're still able to submit a proposal for this job, regardless of your location.
  • Start: Immediately
  • Budget: Less than $500
  • Fixed Price Job
  • Elance Escrow Protection
  • U.S. freelancers must have W9
Sign in to view client's details

We recently started a company selling a food product direct to consumers online. Our company is only a few weeks old and have had tremendous success so far. We no longer can keep up with the volume of our orders and are looking to have our product manufactured ASAP. I would prefer not to reveal too much about our company but you can use this company (  [obscured]  /) as a good point of reference for what we do.

Our main concern is taking our product to a manufacturer and having them rip it off and sell it themselves. What is the best way to protect our products and our brand while having a manufacturer or copacker produce our product for us? Can this be taken care of with just a non-compete agreement and non-disclosure agreement or do we need more? From what we understand, patenting the recipe is fairly useless unless there is something specifically unique about the production method being used and a trademark would only protect our brand and not protect against competing p...

Sign in or Register to see more

Job ID: 33547934
Proposals
Avg $ | High $ | Low $ — Show Pricing
  • Submit Date (Latest)

 United States  |  
Ted Roe is a nationally recognized expert in IP and business law and managing attorney of the Roe Law Firm, based in Portland, Oregon. He...
1
  |  
 0.0   |  $0 Earnings   |  0 Jobs
Bid ID: 33645256  |  Submitted: Sep 18, 2012 17:04 ET 
Proposal SEALED

 United States  |  
I am an intellectual property attorney with a law firm housed in Chicago. I provide services to businesses, individuals, and start-ups. My practice...
10
  |  
 4.9   |  Private   |  63 Jobs   |  2 verified credential(s)
Bid ID: 33601921  |  Submitted: Sep 17, 2012 11:20 ET 
Proposal SEALED

Oleh H.      
Oleh H.'s identity has been verified.  Learn More
 United States
Full service Intellectual Property boutique service firm Filing Patent, Copyright and Trademark Applications We help our clients obtain and...
4
  |  
 0.0   |  Private   |  0 Jobs
Bid ID: 33553125  |  Submitted: Sep 15, 2012 01:35 ET 
Proposal SEALED

 United States  |  
No Other Council is a consulting firm committed to providing top notch service and invaluable intellectual property guidance. We equip independent...
1
  |  
 0.0   |  $0 Earnings   |  0 Jobs
Bid ID: 33550750  |  Submitted: Sep 14, 2012 22:23 ET 
Proposal SEALED
Sign in to Elance and start working on jobs today.
Sign in to view more of the job details and submit a proposal. Once registered, you'll have access to thousands of jobs online or through email.
Are you ready to post a job like this one?
Post a Similar Job »