When is a patent application published?

Answer According to the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), when an application for a patent is submitted, there is a mandatory 18-month period during which the application stays within the... Read More »

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Pending vs. Published Patent?

Patent prosecution involves hundreds of words of art: patent pending, patent publication, patent marking, patent publication. Moreover, the meaning of these terms is often unclear because people ... Read More »

How to Get a Pct Patent Application?

The Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) streamlines the foreign filing of U.S. patent applications. By "filing PCT," with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), your patent is examined b... Read More »

How to Fill Out a Patent Application?

When you send a patent application for an invention to the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office, your patent is heavily scrutinized by a patent examiner to see if your product already exists. But before ... Read More »

How to Draft a Patent Application?

The independent inventors have lots of doubt to get patent protection for their invention. It is very important to know how to draft a patent application. Definitely, there is a road map that you c... Read More »