I have a new invention that it will help a coffee machine to be more hygienic and more practical. I am confused and I don't know whether this is a design patent or utility patent.
Should I publish my idea prior to releasing a product to prevent a competitor from filing a blocking patent?
I have an idea for a new product but I have not yet manufactured or commercialized it. I am concerned that another company could block me from selling my product by filing for a patent on my idea ...
I am looking to make an improvement on a product already in place. Is it crucial to build a mock up of what I am proposing? How specific do I need to be with my improvement idea? Do I need to include ...
Are wallets patent-able? How would I know if a patent is in the public domain? I am wondering if this design or similar designs have a patent? ...