Tag: filing

77 How to torpedo a bad patent my former large employer is filing? 2012-09-21T15:04:54.080

46 Is it practical for a novice to successfully file a patent without hiring a patent lawyer? 2012-09-08T06:53:11.493

11 Should I file a provisional application? 2012-09-05T20:43:30.987

6 Are there any advantages to making your first filing in one country vs. another? 2012-10-08T09:42:26.660

6 Where can I find best practices or guides for patent/SOTA research? 2013-01-31T11:00:58.327

5 How detailed should a provisional patent application be? (Software) 2013-02-13T05:02:43.673

5 Software patenting questions 2013-07-21T22:03:22.597

5 Is it possible to file a Freedom of Information Act requests for correspondence filed for a patent never published? 2016-03-29T06:16:51.333

5 How old do you have to be to file a patent 2017-01-31T23:06:18.823

5 Order of Patent Inventors on a Patent Application 2018-04-10T12:04:51.960

4 Seeking direction to educate myself on the patent process 2012-10-03T18:09:18.837

4 What are the risks of writing a patent specification without an attorney? 2013-01-27T00:23:08.673

4 Stolen Idea Patented 2013-05-07T13:39:24.883

4 What kind of patent is this 'interlocking flexible rigid material'? 2013-08-28T14:02:11.260

4 Patent filing via international PCT system 2015-02-05T09:24:26.223

4 PCT Application 2015-06-12T20:23:20.997

3 How can a hobbyist pragmatically defend a patent they file? 2012-09-30T23:53:22.820

3 Does filing a patent protect you abroad? 2012-11-24T06:13:49.013

3 US non-provisional application for a non-resident 2013-01-05T17:29:09.750

3 How best to patent idea while working for company? 2013-02-10T02:19:10.513

3 How to proceed with claims restriction/election 2013-05-29T05:46:33.320

3 Hash-based Load Balancing (Microsoft) - Issued Patent - PRIOR ART REQUEST 2013-08-05T00:24:41.167

3 Patent agent fees 2013-09-16T19:53:48.153

3 What is the total cost of a software patent and design in UK and USA? 2013-09-25T13:03:35.293

3 Patent filed under boss name 2014-02-19T02:24:27.793

3 Patent filing procedure without a patent attorney 2014-03-23T03:06:57.750

3 Avoiding issues while changing the attorney? 2014-04-21T07:42:29.493

3 Citation Explainination of Paragraph three under description 2015-02-09T05:06:57.130

3 How to remove a file attached in a USPTO EFS WEB application? 2015-08-28T11:23:49.710

3 is a provisional utility patent the way I need to go? 2016-11-28T17:59:43.310

3 Can a patent include a claim that is encompassed by an "abstract" claim rejected in a different pending application? 2017-01-29T21:19:25.353

3 Filing with PCT first before any national application 2018-01-24T14:57:54.397

2 USPTO examiner/staff financial background check and disclaimers 2012-09-21T20:38:13.350

2 How can you reveal your product to the masses while still protecting your idea? 2012-11-05T03:26:01.323

2 Approximately how long does it take between Filing date - Issue date in USA? 2013-01-10T14:40:20.733

2 Is it helpful to use "invention submission companies" to ensure the securing of a patent? 2013-02-01T21:01:43.123

2 Detailed description of a system to suit system and method claims 2013-02-15T22:23:58.667

2 Should I publish my idea prior to releasing a product to prevent a competitor from filing a blocking patent? 2013-07-04T01:12:23.933

2 Provisional Patent Vs Full Patent - assignment to employer 2013-08-29T20:05:28.210

2 Is it reasonable to write patent documents on your own? 2013-09-25T14:27:31.710

2 Forgot to check 'Request Not To Publish' 2014-01-23T06:15:42.593

2 File provisional patent application in India before getting published in a Journal 2015-06-21T09:30:05.900

2 How can the difference between "Priority Date" and "Filing Date" be greater than 1 year? 2017-06-28T19:59:28.367

2 Risks of splitting invention into multiple patents? 2017-12-09T18:27:25.473

1 Confidentiality of revised diagrams in a provisional application 2012-11-06T02:53:41.927

1 What is a request for continued examination? 2012-11-07T16:12:00.123

1 The PDF of this document has cut off several lines of text / readability issues 2012-12-22T18:55:59.980

1 Headings and subheadings in detailed description 2013-02-15T20:52:38.657

1 Word order consistency? 2013-02-16T13:31:35.410

1 Formal response after examiner's amendment 2013-05-28T17:21:57.430

1 Should I build a mock up of the improvement I am looking to patent before filing? 2013-06-26T19:55:10.353

1 What is the most economical way to file a US patent 2013-09-15T11:35:44.070

1 Is it better for the inventor or the patent agent to sign for small/micro entity status? 2013-09-23T02:51:43.467

1 Is a mathematical method an embodiment, or a ramification? 2013-09-29T21:38:21.537

1 What is tricryption? 2013-12-08T13:56:18.323

1 Patent During Software Development - When is the best time? 2013-12-24T23:04:31.330

1 What to pay for an initial patent submission? 2014-05-06T09:23:14.183

1 Can I file test/ null provisional/ non provisional patent? 2014-07-01T11:24:45.047

1 what should be the major sections of a software patent application? 2014-07-03T15:22:50.217

1 Provisional Patent Application validity questions 2014-08-15T17:26:17.197

1 First country to file patent EP2376067 2014-09-21T08:43:19.500

1 How are election restrictions answered? My lawyer wants $1000USD just to tell them to proceed with claims 15-20 2014-11-22T23:37:19.097

1 This is my Grandfather's patent 2015-01-05T14:27:41.370

1 How and where to file USPTO Patent application? 2015-02-11T09:43:40.633

1 Naming New Inventors when Converting a Provisional Patent to a Full Patent 2015-03-30T15:56:52.033

1 about filing and making of prototype 2015-10-23T19:19:59.050

1 question about time periods for pre-exam processing 2015-10-27T14:09:36.250

1 What happens if I don't pay the issue fee? 2015-11-05T23:30:19.893

1 Can someone explain the term "commonly owned"? 2016-01-06T05:52:53.773

1 Patent before beta release in India 2016-01-22T07:33:03.473

1 US vs Indian Patent System differences 2016-02-07T04:02:17.083

1 What does (A) in patent number US744484(A) denote? 2016-03-26T10:08:16.650

1 What is the difference between the filing and priority date, since it is the same date for this invention? 2016-11-24T01:39:00.237

1 What is the "easiest" way to get a new examiner? 2016-12-07T19:16:52.517

1 Facing issues while e-filing provisional patent application 2017-08-14T07:27:32.520

1 New data visualisation - Design or Utility patent 2018-04-10T13:28:24.630

1 can foreign company file patent in USPTO without a lawyer? 2018-05-19T10:02:35.613

1 Am I getting a response for Rescission of Previous Nonpublication Request? 2018-07-10T17:24:47.540

0 Is patent EP2382885 awarded or pending? 2012-11-02T09:21:47.443

0 acronym for the title of an invention. is it wise? 2013-02-07T01:25:46.160

0 What is the average time for a utility patent to be approved? 2013-11-26T18:34:55.440

0 USPTO online filing fees 2014-02-24T12:38:11.463

0 NO PATENT ISSUED AFTER FILING NINE YEARS AGO, WHAT DOES THIS MEAN? 2014-05-15T15:45:57.603

0 Old patents worth any value 2014-05-29T08:00:44.927

0 Registering a new patent 2014-07-03T11:32:34.633

0 Can a same provisional application be filed in two different countries? 2014-12-12T21:51:58.353

0 Is this patent still valid/enforceable? If the owner of a patent has failed to pay their maintenance dues, will the filed patent reflect that? 2016-02-01T20:30:18.070

0 Can a competitor see my unpatented product in the market and patent it before I do? 2016-02-19T20:21:28.547

0 Are hand drawn diagrams sufficient for provisional utility patent? 2016-11-29T17:13:27.553

0 is a computer listing necessary for a provisional utility patent? 2016-12-06T17:33:25.587

0 Working in a large organization - have idea of my own-some questions 2017-02-24T04:17:43.727

0 Is this patent still active? Was it rejected prior? If so why? 2017-05-10T16:50:48.050

0 Protections for selling a business idea 2017-08-19T17:31:22.763

0 Signing Application-Data-Sheet (ADS) Using EFS-Web 2017-11-04T23:16:38.370

0 Soffer, Softer, Soifer 2017-11-07T04:45:43.783

0 I'm writing a provisional patent application for my app, and I have a couple of questions 2018-08-29T18:40:02.460