The tag has no usage guidance.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
1answer
28 views

Publish a PDF copy of the patent

Our patent (US9286268) was issued on March 15, 2016. Can I put a PDF copy of the patent to my server/homepage?
1
vote
2answers
33 views

When to submit a patent idea?

I have a very nice app Idea, which based on my research it is new, and I am quite sure it would be very much valuable. At which stage I have to patent it? do I have to patent the idea already, or ...
2
votes
1answer
77 views

Patents regarding to web applications

I'm working on my own product which will be an web application (what it is or do doesn't matter for this question). I watch a lot of Shark Tank (and kind a like) and always hear lines like "Do you ...
3
votes
1answer
43 views

IP blocking or user info blocking

A web app infringes a patent which is granted in some countries. Users from these countries should not use the app, however the rest of the world has no limitation. When users are registered in the ...
0
votes
0answers
8 views

how do I contact inventer [duplicate]

In reference to the patent: US20060140421 How do I contact inventer
1
vote
1answer
21 views

How do I contact the owner of a WIPO applications?

In reference to the patent: WO2013093909A1 I would like to get in contact with the Company or Hama Energy Ltd. or its owner. I have read How can I contact the owner of a patent?, but it applies only ...
2
votes
1answer
214 views

Website exit intend detection technology patent

I am making a website code that will display popup when user tries to leave website. Javascript code is used for that. A solution how to detect mouse leave window was published 5 years ago inside ...
0
votes
0answers
62 views

Website Workflow and Service Patents

I am in the process of creating a website, that provides a service that is more generic than another "similar" website. The website only provides a service for a particular service, where my website ...
0
votes
1answer
465 views

Does the button “Like” with thumb up icon protected with author rights [closed]

I heard that Facebook has rights to Like buttons with thumb up icon. I'm creating a commercial web-app, in which users can Like something. So can I make "Like" button with thumb up icon (not exactly ...
2
votes
1answer
69 views

Does usage of a website constitute public disclosure of the patentable server components for the website?

Does usage of a website constitute public disclosure of the patentable server components for the website? In other words: will the grace period start for server components as soon as users start ...
0
votes
2answers
147 views

Not filing a patent, but found what seems to be “prior art” - any risk?

I have spent a few months building a web based service, and am quite excited about the result/idea/potential. I came up with the idea entirely on my own as a result of a personal experience. I ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

Is there an online database for seeing patent applications from India?

Is there a website similar to EPO or USPTO to see Indian Patent applications (Not filed patents)?