Terms of Service

Terms of Service

Use of this Web site is subject to this Disclaimer and the other Terms and Conditions set forth on this Web site. Access to this site and subsequent use of services is an acknowledgement that these terms and conditions have been read and accepted. As stated, Jacob Enterprises, Inc. (d/b/a: Invention Home), is an invention and product marketing company focused on helping inventors and entrepreneurs through the invention and patent process with the ultimate goal of finding companies to license or wholesale their client’s innovative products, patents or ideas. Jacob Enterprises, Inc. offers a wide range of services including patent searching, provisional patent application support, patent referrals, marketing, virtual prototyping, and design.

General Terms and Conditions

The information contained in this Web site is provided for informational purposes only and should not be construed as legal advice on any matter. The transmission and receipt of information contained on this Web site, in whole or in part, or communication with Jacob Enterprises, Inc. via the Internet or e-mail through this Web site does not constitute or create any business relationship between Jacob Enterprises, Inc. and any recipient. The material on this Web site may not reflect the most current manufacturing, marketing, prototype, or invention industry developments. We disclaim all liability in respect to actions taken or not taken by any inventor based on any or all the contents of this site.

Information Provided to Jacob Enterprises, Inc.

Jacob Enterprises, Inc. doesn’t collect personally identifiable information about you, such as your name, address, telephone number, fax number, e-mail address, etc., unless you email us or choose to fill out a “Contact Us” or other form found on the Web site.

Jacob Enterprises, Inc. is the sole owner of the information collected on all Web sites in its intellectual property. We will not sell, share, or rent this information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement.

On occasion, you may find sections of this Web site which require registration prior to access. Depending on what services or features you request, we may require specific personal and contact information. This information is used to provide you with enhanced features and services and if necessary, to contact you regarding only:

Verification and authentication of requests by Web site owners for editing Inventor Portfolio information,

Delivery of our e-mail newsletters which you have elected to receive,

For authentication for access to sections of our Web sites that require LOGIN or password access.

We use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.

Limited Use of Personal Information

Jacob Enterprises, Inc. may use the personally identifiable information you provide to respond to your inquiry, in connection with legal representation, or as required by law, but will otherwise not share, rent, or sell your personally identifiable information outside Jacob Enterprises, Inc.; however, we cannot guarantee the privacy of personal information you transmit over the web that others may collect.

Jacob Enterprises, Inc.’s Commitment to Security

Jacob Enterprises, Inc. employs security measures to prevent unauthorized access to information that we collect online; however, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information.

Linking and Endorsements

Jacob Enterprises, Inc. does not allow linking to this Web site without the express written permission of Jacob Enterprises, Inc. To the extent that other Web sites are allowed to include links to this Web site or this Web site contains links to other Web sites, such links should not be construed as Jacob Enterprises, Inc.’s recommendation, endorsement, or sponsorship of such Web sites or the parties associated therewith. Jacob Enterprises, Inc. is not responsible for any third-party content that may be accessed through this Web site.

Use of this Website’s Content

All uses of the contents of this Web site, other than personal uses, are prohibited. These materials have been prepared by Jacob Enterprises, Inc. for informational purposes only and are not legal advice. This information is not intended to create, and receipt of it does not constitute, any business relationship. The content herein is protected under copyright law and all rights are reserved. Information from this Web site may not be copied without the express written permission of Jacob Enterprises, Inc.

Access to Secure Areas

Access to non-public sections of this Web site, such as a secure inventor section or The iShow Online™, is awarded and maintained at the discretion of Jacob Enterprises, Inc. This access may be denied or canceled at any time.

No Business Relationship by Viewing Website or Using Forms or Email

The viewing of this Web site, in part or in whole, and/or communication with Jacob Enterprises, Inc. via Internet email or otherwise through the Web site, does not constitute any business relationship between Jacob Enterprises, Inc. and any recipient or sender.

Express Disclaimer of Liability

Jacob Enterprises, Inc. expressly disclaims all liability in respect to actions taken or actions not taken based on any or all the contents of the Web site. The content is included for informational purposes only. Clients or others should not act or refrain from acting on the basis of any content included in the Web site without seeking the appropriate legal or other professional advice. Jacob Enterprises, Inc. also disclaims liability for any error in connection with the transmission or receipt of information through this Web site or by email.


All of our users’ information is restricted in our offices. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, our billing clerk or a customer service representative) are granted access to personally identifiable information. Our employees must use password access to LOGIN to our company network. Furthermore, ALL employees are kept up-to-date on our security and privacy practices. As well as any time new policies are added, our employees are notified and/or reminded about the importance we place on privacy, and what they can do to ensure our customers’ information is protected. Finally, the servers that we store personally identifiable information on are kept in a secure environment.

If you have any questions about the security at our Web site, you can send a message to the Webmaster.

Receiving Unsolicited Information

As stated, Jacob Enterprises is a company specializing in the marketing of new and innovative products / inventions. Invention Home offers a wide range of services including patent searching, provisional patent application assistance, patent referrals, virtual design/prototypes and invention licensing/marketing.

We make every attempt to identify and contact inventors that have sent unsolicited invention submissions to us by mail, email or courier. If no contact is made or no further action taken by the inventor to secure a confidentiality agreement with Jacob Enterprises and/or utilization of services, all unsolicited information will be destroyed, and no copies will be made. We will not notify you of destruction of this information, nor will we respond to your unsolicited submission except as outlined in the following return policy.

We will not return any delivered packages to you unless it is so marked by you, and then only if you agree to pay for return postage.

Correcting or Updating Personal Information

If your personally identifiable information changes (such as your zip code, e-mail address, password), or if you no longer desire our service, we will endeavor to provide a way to correct, update or remove your personal data provided to us. This can usually be done by e-mailing our Customer Support.

Opting Out

You have the opportunity to have your personal contact information removed from our site and related databases. Upon requesting to Opt Out, we will delete your contact information, as well as any data that you may have supplied during registration for certain customized features on our site. Upon requesting to have your data removed from our databases, you will lose access to those features you have selected.

How To Contact Jacob Enterprises, Inc.

If you feel that Jacob Enterprises, Inc. is not abiding by its posted privacy policy, you should first contact our Webmaster or Customer Support.

Alternatively, you may communicate with either of these contacts at the following:

Jacob Enterprises, Inc.

275 Center Road, Suite 105

Monroeville, PA 15146