2019

5 WAYS TO STOP YOUR INVENTION FROM BEING STOLEN

5 WAYS TO STOP YOUR INVENTION FROM BEING STOLEN

[14-January-19 18:30:25]
5 WAYS TO STOP YOUR INVENTION FROM BEING STOLEN File a provisional patent application Protect your idea before receiving a patent. A provisional patent application...
Profile of Women Inventors

Profile of Women Inventors

[18-September-19 15:18:33]
Major findings: The share of patents that include at least one woman as an inventor increased from about 7 percent in the 1980s to 21...
What is Interstate Commerce?

What is Interstate Commerce?

[10-September-19 19:52:05]
Under Federal Law, interstate commerce is any commercial transactions or traffic that cross state boundaries or that involve more than one state. “Interstate commerce” as...
USPTO Drawing Requirements

USPTO Drawing Requirements

[20-August-19 20:51:28]
Drawing The applicant for a patent will be required by law to furnish a drawing of the invention whenever the nature of the case requires...
Let us Respond to your USPTO Office Action

Let us Respond to your USPTO Office Action

[16-August-19 17:42:00]
An office action is an official letter sent by the USPTO. In it, an examining attorney lists any legal problems with your chosen trademark, as...
What can I patent?

What can I patent?

[2-August-19 15:25:31]
What can be patented – utility patents are provided for a new, nonobvious and useful: Process Machine Article of manufacture Composition of matter Improvement of...
PROVISIONAL PATENT APPLICATIONS

PROVISIONAL PATENT APPLICATIONS

[18-July-19 12:53:54]
PROVISIONAL APPLICATION FOR PATENT FILING DATE REQUIREMENTS The provisional application must name all of the inventor(s). In view of the one-year grace period provided by...
The United States Patent and Trademark Office

The United States Patent and Trademark Office

[1-July-19 19:49:52]
The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is the federal agency for granting U.S. patents and registering trademarks. In doing this, the USPTO fulfills the...
Is a trademark application right for you?

Is a trademark application right for you?

[6-June-19 17:25:10]
Is a trademark application right for you? Trademarks, patents, copyrights, domain names, and business name registrations all differ, so it is important to learn whether...
THE UNITED STATES PATENT AND TRADEMARK OFFICE

THE UNITED STATES PATENT AND TRADEMARK OFFICE

[28-May-19 18:57:16]
Congress established the United States Patent and Trademark Office to issue patents on behalf of the government. The Patent Office as a distinct bureau dates...
What is an Office Action?

What is an Office Action?

[14-May-19 22:46:49]
An office action is an official letter sent by the USPTO. In it, an examining attorney lists any legal problems with your chosen trademark, as...
PATENT PENDING STATUS

PATENT PENDING STATUS

[1-May-19 21:44:21]
Patent Pending Number A patent pending notice can be written on the device, business cards describing the product, websites or other forms of marketing (social...