Advice for Inventors

Do you have a great idea? Dr. Phil, who worked in litigation for years and has experience with patents and intellectual property, offers this advice:

Dr. Phil suggests that any inventor ask himself/herself these questions before pursuing an idea:

A.J. Khubani, CEO and founder of Telebrands, a leading direct-response consumer products company, who has made millions of dollars selling products on TV, shares the biggest mistakes inventors make. 

Invention Statistics

-- Innovation Exit: Why Entrepreneurs Pull the Plug on their Innovations


U.S. Patents and Women Inventors

-- Fred Amram, professor, University of Minnesota

-- From "How Many Women Inventors Are There?" by Mary Bellis,