The Best Defense

United Inventors Association of the USA

This nonprofit organization was created solely to help inventors. It publishes a monthly newsletter and can suggest people and companies to work with. The United Inventors Association of the USA (UIAUSA) also acts as a "watchdog" for inventors and entrepreneurs. It informs its members of current industry legislation and reports on fraudulent companies. The UIAUSA can also offer information on local inventors' organizations in your area. Contact the association at (716) 359-9310.

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This article was originally published in the February 1999 print edition of Entrepreneur with the headline: The Best Defense.

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