I prefer to not spend a lot of money before I see if it has any value so I would like to file a provisional patent on my own. The basic invention takes some data from inputs encodes it in a certain ...
Can a provisional patent application be filed within the 1 year grace period for after public disclosure?
Can a provisional patent application be filed within the 1 year grace period for after public disclosure, or does it need to be a non-provisional application?
I am filing a provisional application for a device that that can be use to improve the operation and performance of a very common item. The device can be designed to be integrated into the design of ...