Understanding The Fundamentals of Patent Drafting

Before we fully dive into the process of patent drafting, it’s important to understand what a patent is. In short, a patent is a document that describes an invention and grants the inventor exclusive rights to make, use, and sell that invention for a period of time. The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)[…]

Office Action – How To Respond To An Office Action?

An office action is a notification that a patent examiner sends to the applicant of a pending patent application. The notice usually includes one or more rejections of claims made in the application. This blog will walk you through the different types of office action and how you can respond to them. What is an[…]

Why Patent Drafting Services are Important

Why Patent Drafting Services are Important?

Drafting services deal with the process of creating claims and patent description. They produce a base for every patent application and handle the specification part of the document. You must focus on already patented material to draft a successful patent application. The drafting services are long and laborious. Although you may achieve a patent without[…]

NON PROVISIONAL Utility patent application

Non-Provisional Utility Patent Application 101

USPTO grants three types of patents: Plant, design, and utility. Plant and utility are divided into two categories: provisional and non-provisional utility patent application. A provisional application is economical and reserve inventor’s rights for 12 months. If the inventor fails to obtain a patent in 12 months then the patent is canceled. A non-provisional application[…]

The Actual Cost to File Patent What All to Spend On

The Actual Cost to File Patent: What All to Spend On?

what is the cost to file patent? The first question that, generally, comes to anybody’s mind after he/she invents anything and thinks to patent it. The answer to the question is that the cost of obtaining a patent cannot be estimated accurately and easily. It primarily depends on: The geographical scope. The complexity of the[…]

Patent Process Guide

Patent Process Guide: The Complete Breakdown

Obtaining a patent is a complex and tough process. Here is a patent process guide to breaking down the patent process step by step. Related article: How to build a perfect patent strategy? Patent Process Guide: Steps Involved Step 1 Get a clear idea about the types of IP protection: Patent, copyright, marketing plan, trademark,[…]

File Provisional Patent Applications Ins and Outs

File Provisional Patent Applications: Ins and Outs

If you are, in the future, thinking to file provisional patent applications then this article is for you! According to the U.S. trademark and patent office (USPTO), a provisional application is a legal document filed in the USPTO, that establishes an early filing date but does not mature into an issued patent unless you file a regular non-provisional patent application within one year.[…]

Patent drafting - A Primary Guide for Beginners

Patent Drafting : A Primary Guide for Beginners

Patent drafting is a process of writing a detailed application comprising patent description and claims. It is the very first step for patenting your invention. Also, a patent draft is the soul of your invention and it conveys the information about the inventor and the invention. Moreover, it comprises various parts. It requires both skill[…]

A Proven Approach to Identify Quality Patents in Any Industry

A Proven Approach to Identify Quality Patents in Any Industry

Quality Patents protect inventions since the owners of the inventions get exclusive rights to exploit them. When patents are ranked in order, the patents in the topmost ranks are quality patents. Your search for patents in a particular class to identify the patents that can be a threat to yours. Going through a thousand of[…]

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