|I have a United States patent
number and a certificate to prove it. Great! You are free
to send your idea to us. Please fill-out the New
Product Request Form and send your information to the address
at the bottom of the form. We will review your idea and get back
to you within 3-4 weeks.
||I am patent
pending and have the documentation to prove it. Good!
You will need to complete the New
Product Request Form and sign the necessary agreement. Send
your information into the address at the bottom of the form.
||I have a provisional
patent and have the documentation to prove it. OK! Well,
we will need you to fill out all the paper work on the New
Product Request Form and send it in. The address is at at the
bottom of the form.
||I have a great new idea, but have not pursued patent protection. Prior to sending Simpson anything, you will need to file for a provisional patent. Please visit www.uspto.gov to learn how to begin the process of patenting your idea. Please understand we will not consider your idea otherwise.
are in the PDF file format and require Adobe's free
Any changes to the terms and conditions of the New Product Request Submission Form(s) will not be accepted. Simpson Strong-Tie Company Inc. will not consider nor evaluate any new product submissions where said forms have been altered
Please note that Simpson Strong-Tie does not sign Confidentiality
Again, many thanks for considering Simpson Strong-Tie for your idea.
We want to continue to innovate and help people build stronger, safer
Questions regarding your Request Form can be directed to Tawn Simons via fax at (925) 847-1603.