Can I sell my invention with a provisional patent?

Answer On One Hand: Cheaper and EasierIn the United States, a patent properly filed with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) allows an inventor a period in which to exclusively sell an inv... Read More »

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DIY: How to File for a Non Provisional Patent?

Patents legally safeguard your invention or intellectual efforts by confirming your proprietary rights to the work. In the U.S., the Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) registers all non-provisiona... Read More »

How to Write a Provisional Patent?

Properly write a provisional patent with the components needed for filing.

Can anyone file a provisional patent application?

Anyone can file a provisional patent application. Once filed, a provisional patent application remains effective for 12 months. Unlike a non-provisional patent application, a provisional patent app... Read More »

How to Fill Out a Provisional Patent Application?

A provisional patent protects an invention from theft. A provisional patent application, or PPA, protects an invention for up to one year, allowing the inventor to use a “Patent Pending” notice... Read More »