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Am I infringing on this exit-intent patent if I build something similar on my own site?

I recently built an exit intent popup that provides users with a coupon if they provide their e-mail address. Then I found out that a company, BounceExchange, already has a granted patent on this type ...
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How do I approach my employer to apply for a patent for my algorithm? [migrated]

I work for a software company. I have the beginnings of an idea of, what I believe will be, a patentable algorithm. I don't know yet if it will actually be accepted, but anyway, won't know until I ...
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Contact information of WIPO application [on hold]

In reference to the patent: WO2013093909A1 I would like to get in contact with the Company Or Hama Energy Ltd. or its owner.
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Analog to Digital [on hold]

In reference to the patent: US4127810 How can one build an analoge to frequency converter
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When will the Unified Patent Court come into existence

So far I have gathered that one can apply for an Unitary Patents(UP) when the Unified Patent Court (UPC) comes in to existences. this will come in to existence when: either on the first day of the ...
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Provisional Patent in US for non US citizen

Can a non US citizen file a provisional patent in US? Does he need to hire an attorney or can he do it himself? What does he need to do to convert the provisional patent into a final patent? ...
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Provisional Patent in Europe

I want to see if an idea can work in the European market, but I want to protect it. Can I fill a provisional patent application in Europe, and then if the idea does not work just disregard the patent ...
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Ms Sigrid E Olivier [on hold]

In reference to the patent: US20060096543 Where in South Africa can we view this bedding for dogs made from sisal?
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Intersted by this patent [on hold]

In reference to the patent: USD622560 Hi, we are very interested by your patent. Do you have a mail though which we can contact you. Thanks a lot. Hope to get news from you.
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wax dipped stuffed toys [on hold]

If somebody has a patent on these wax dipped stuffed toys can anybody make and sell these as long as there process in making them is different then the process of the person with the patent??? Would ...
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End of patent Self Cleaning condenser [duplicate]

In reference to the patent: WO2006045047A1 When does this patent stop, or comes free?
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how can a cutting board shape be patentable? [on hold]

Can I assume that my sales of a similarly shaped cutting board are in violation even if they are carved idled wood by my own hand?
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Macroscopic vs Microscopic patent

As many I had and idea and I would like to patent it. However I found that a previous patent with design nearly identical to mine already exists. Of course I immediately thought about giving up, if ...
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How can I contact the owner of this patent [duplicate]

In reference to the patent: US7178185
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Why does Google Patents not display the primary inventor's name first?

In reference to the patent: US8897091 I, Zabih Toosky, am the primary inventor of the circuit in this patent. Why does Andy Burstein's name appear first on Google Patents' list of inventors?
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Is this Apple's watch patent? [on hold]

In reference to the patent: US8787006
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Can my cousin copyright his world population cartogram? [on hold]

My cousin made a cartogram depicting world population in microsoft paint. It became quite popular and he he was contacted by the author of an earlier world population cartogram. The author of ...
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Would I be violating the patent if I produced a similar product with completely different methods and had different intentions for product?

In reference to the patent: US7123424 I would like to make a similar product, but I do not know if I am violating their patent. It is very broad and obviously trying to protect it from being ...
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Was this product ever brought to market? [on hold]

In reference to the patent: US5443052 Was this product ever brought to market? If so can a link to where it could be bought or to additional information would be appreciated. Thank you
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How do I update the address on a patent I own?

In reference to the patent: US5504946 I own this patent and would like to know how to update my UK address details. I do not have a lawyer. What steps should I take to update my address with the ...
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How could I found prior art

In reference to the patent: US20150012878 How could I found the prior art for this?
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Info on the Inventor [duplicate]

In reference to the patent: US584411 Was this patent ever utilized or manufactured? Does anyone have information on the inventor?
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PUA polymer used [on hold]

In reference to the patent: US8660387 Does anyone know where I can get the PUA polymer (polyurethane diacrylate) used as the overlay for the microring resonator in this patent? Thanks in advance
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Possible to file for a patent, despite super broad, expired patent already existing?

I was looking to patent an invention I feel to have novelty, but I came across this one pre-existing US patent while doing some research. It was filed over 20 years ago and has since "lapsed". ...
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DAPH as a drug for Alzheimer's [closed]

In reference to the patent: US20060142591 Hi - we have stumbled across this compound from our independent human postmortem AD Brain expression studies, and we are wondering what has happened to ...
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Patent with claims violating Conservation of Energy

In reference to the patent: US20140183937 There's a thread discussing the claims of this patent on Experts Exchange http://www.experts-exchange.com/Other/Math_Science/Q_28621494.html Since the ...
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How can I determine the status of a patent application?

I would like to know whether this patent application was granted or not. How can I do that? Is there a way to check the status? In reference to the patent: US20100195872
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Did the inventor present a working model for this patent

In reference to the patent: US257885 The patent has the word "Model" written at the top left corner of its first page. What does that indicate? Here is a screenshot of the patent's PDF, accessed ...
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Pretty existing product [closed]

Has nobody challenged this applications Merritt, we have been using these products and delivery devices for many years prior to this application. Also I am new to this but it appears the application ...
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Prior Art for US20130128968 A1?

Please help find Prior Arts for US20130128968 A1. Publication number US20130128968 A1 Publication type Application Application number US 13/680,740 Publication date May 23, 2013 Filing date ...
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what is the operation cost to implant the device mentioned this patent? [closed]

what is the operation cost to implant the device mentioned this patent in the US? In reference to the patent: US20140081196
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ask about the components of your patent product [closed]

i want your component content of your patent product
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How to find all patents of inventor and get automatic update

I was trying to get a list of my patents for updating my CV/resume and because of my common name searching scholar.google.com and/or usto or other websites I get 100+ patents out of which only <10 ...
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Can I buy this patent? it looks like it has expired due to not paying the fees?

In reference to the patent: US4364234 Do I require to get license of patent even after expiry of patent?
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Can I claim royalties on this invention that was stolen from my father?

Stihl, a popular manufacturer of power tools, has a very profitable product on the market that I've always believed to be the result of a design my father presented to them. He worked at Stihl at the ...
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Prior Art - probe to genomic location is a map query

In reference to the patent: US20140256789 Aren't they just performing a query to a location on the map of the genome and describing a feature that exists at a given location? The patent above covers ...
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Obligation to sign new declaration for new continuation application

I am named as an inventor on a patent that I assigned to company A 17 years ago. At the time, I was employed by a contracting firm, company B, which was under contract to company A. Some time after ...
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This is a direct copy of a previous patent we own

In reference to the patent: US20140207087 US 20130180449 A1 precedes this claimed patent and is a direct copy of my original design. What steps are available to me to discredit this patent filing? ...
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Prior Art existing

In reference to the patent: US8230232 How can it be that this patent was granted if there is http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-540-44871-6_29#page-1 and ...
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Author/Inventor contact [duplicate]

In reference to the patent: CA2699138A1 I have fibromyalgia and am very intrigued by this patent and the studies/research it is built upon. What has ever happened to this patent? Is there a way to ...
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Patenting something that uses components already patented

I would like to patent a new device that solves a new problem, which uses some components which are already patented. Can I file that patent? In the case I licence it, do I need to arrive to an ...
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How is this inventive over Zagon application?

In reference to the patent: US20100273821 The pharmacological effects on each of the opioid receptors is different and the potency of available opioid agents at each of these receptors and indeed ...
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Prototype for patenting

Do I need to build a prototype for patenting something in Europe? I know that in USA you don't need it, but would like to know what is the case in Europe. Thanks!
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Timelines for patenting

I would like to know about timelines for patents. How long does it take to patent a product and how do I start the process? At what stage of the patenting process can I start showing my product ...
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Cost of patenting in Europe

What is the total cost of patenting a medical device in Europe? Of all the costs, which ones are compulsory? I have also heard that the cost will significantly reduce with a new system. Is that ...
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Is US6129050 still active? [duplicate]

In reference to the patent: US6129050 Is this patent still active, and if so, what countries is it active in?
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Objecting granted Patent based on own e-mail correspondence as Prior art?

15 years ago I filed a provisional patent to establish myself as first in line to patent an idea for a novel internet business. I then submitted the idea (my working notes and flowchart) to a ...
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Patent issued in 2005 and now is ceased/expired due to failure to pay maintenance fees

If a patent has been claimed expired/ceased due to failure to pay maintenance fees, and I come in and assign the patent to myself (is this possible) I would also pay all the fees up to date. The ...

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