Tag: novelty

16 Prior art for Apple's Magsafe 2012-09-20T16:17:39.953

9 Repatenting someone else's dropped provisionals 2017-02-15T07:28:43.870

6 Can a prior publication by the inventors themselves defeat novelty? 2015-01-07T14:41:38.113

5 Do you have to amend claims lacking novelty or an inventive step 2017-02-05T13:24:45.963

4 Can a patent be refiled after 20 years with slight changes and additions? 2012-12-04T01:29:27.943

4 How to check the novelty in a patent? 2014-08-11T17:03:08.167

4 Too broad/prior art?: Microcontroller-resident software development environment 2015-05-24T06:14:40.620

3 Idea that is similar but not identical to an existing patent: how do I evaluate the novelty? 2013-01-07T19:40:23.780

3 US patent 8,625,805 reinvents encrypted mail 2014-04-07T04:33:55.003

3 US 2013/0206605 A1 too broad, little novelty 2015-07-26T14:37:09.350

3 Patenting a New Paradigm for Search Engines 2015-07-28T11:09:58.937

3 Can it be a patent? 2015-10-02T20:24:03.450

3 Prior art suggests possibility of using a specific sensor, can my patent still use this sensor? 2017-02-07T08:06:47.757

3 What is the line between obvious and novel? 2017-09-23T02:05:02.827

3 publish date vs priority date in pct countries for novelty purposes 2018-04-04T02:35:08.233

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

2 Is it possible to apply for a patent, if same invention was applied in other country by other but not applied for this country? 2013-07-07T15:16:37.800

2 explaining the theory that undergoes an invention in patent description? 2014-04-04T21:18:22.897

2 Inventor improves own Patent issued 8 months ago 2014-12-15T22:26:31.893

2 prior art for US 20150079942 2015-06-15T13:31:00.800

2 Can this patent be rejected? 2015-10-03T22:01:54.347

2 This patent looks to be a spam/troll attempt 2016-08-23T16:42:18.707

2 If I produce a open source algorithm, can a company register a patent with my idea and sued me? 2017-06-09T00:26:23.837

2 Schrödingers Prior art 54(3) EPC 2017-07-24T14:24:57.063

2 Patent has multiple prior art, why is the multiple prior art not preventing the grant of it? 2017-07-27T08:34:55.183

2 Disproving novelty from more than one reference? 2017-08-12T00:19:06.883

2 New use and area of application for old invention 2018-11-29T12:16:37.147

1 How could a patent have been issued for a composite knife blade? 2013-01-17T10:57:51.863

1 Novelty under Patent act 2013-10-11T17:50:50.133

1 To determine the novelty of the idea 2015-01-11T15:37:31.290

1 Seems like overwhelming prior art and lack of novelty, could this actually get patented? 2016-07-23T07:29:40.550

1 Independent claim construction - "Missing" keywords 2016-11-08T19:19:22.713

1 Is novelty in every dependent claim a necessity? 2016-11-28T12:40:04.453

1 Are other parties free to innovate on my invention? 2016-12-04T03:11:59.867

1 Why do people patent well-known ideas? 2017-04-25T20:27:06.783

1 Is US8433843 invalid? 2017-11-02T23:54:05.090

1 Is the balancing patent for wheelchairs from DEKA righteous? 2017-11-10T17:17:00.820

1 How does this particular patent satisfy the tests of obviousness and novelty? 2018-01-15T11:25:13.173

1 Does a patent on an invention which does not work (but granted as if it does) count as invalidating prior art? 2018-01-26T20:25:08.057

1 Patent search results - Prior art - Obviousness 2018-06-22T18:48:20.960

1 What is the strength of the patent, if during re-examination all the independent claims get cancelled and only dependent claims are confirmed? 2019-01-11T10:54:06.883

1 How to interpret prior art with broad claims and narrower specification in order to invalidate another patent? 2019-04-03T16:40:34.860

1 How detailed must a description in a non-patent instance of prior art be to invalidate claims? 2019-04-03T17:25:21.780

1 Is amending an independent claim in an amendment fully responsive to dependent claim rejections? 2019-07-16T16:29:02.383

1 How exactly novelty works? 2019-12-07T13:17:09.887

1 Can I use the same active ingredient as patented product, when rest of the formula is different? 2020-03-23T18:13:58.537

1 Is there a way to completely cancel earlier applications? 2021-01-16T19:38:05.690

1 How is obviousness assessed? 2021-02-03T15:17:16.737

0 What is differences between us8216392 and us7445677? 2013-01-10T14:50:08.653

0 US 20120260509 A1 (Gilette) - Patent Application - PRIOR ART REQUEST 2013-09-03T21:59:14.503

0 Thoughts on novelty: Making a mobile product when there is already a desktop version? 2013-10-30T18:55:45.793

0 How Patent passes the prior art requirement 2013-11-05T23:10:40.103

0 Filing a second patent after a first one 2014-11-23T11:03:16.460

0 Existing Patent's Application Usages 2015-11-11T19:06:59.687

0 Can conflicting applications be considered for determing the obvious of a later-filed application? 2016-10-17T08:47:48.333

0 How is the system described novel in any way? It is simply a proxy registration that has been digitzed. 2018-01-20T04:09:49.093

0 Why is an Ex Parte 102(g) Rejection necessary? If an invention has been reduced to practice wouldn't the patent be preclude by 102(a)? 2018-07-14T17:01:00.833

0 Novelty requirements for dependent claims 2018-09-25T07:53:44.410

0 What happens if there is not enough support in the specification for a continuation 2018-10-14T16:05:45.927

0 Reasons to request an "Expedited Review" 2019-01-26T00:35:07.987

0 Can a patentable but not fully developed method be protected? 2019-05-27T14:04:54.643

0 Can an improvised device made of used packaging be patented? 2019-08-07T07:54:50.447

0 What date the examiner will use when interpreting an embodiment for novelty? 2019-10-29T14:56:38.363

0 When exactly your own disclosures will be used as prior art against you? 2019-12-29T09:19:53.967

0 Is there a professional cost efficient novelty search? 2021-01-23T15:06:13.087

0 Can I patent the same embodiment with one functional difference? 2021-02-01T12:40:51.523

0 Is it possible to have the total freedom to operate for a method patent? 2021-02-02T14:21:11.200

0 Can you obtain intellectual property for board games 2021-02-24T00:32:37.340

-1 Was this ever taken to production? 2014-08-12T10:42:43.143

-1 Broad application applies to longstanding software capability 2016-07-12T18:32:48.380

-2 patent conflicts 2017-12-28T12:43:38.517