You develop a new type of Christmas lighting system that runs on solar power. There is no other lighting system like this for Christmas lighting. Answer the following: 1) Is your invention patentable- what are the requirements for an invention to be patentable?; 2) How long will your patent last?; 3) What other federal and state protections for intellectual property can you employ as you build and market your product?
not an essay only few sentences that answer those questions