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Significance of the publishing date of a patent

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what can be used as published prior art?

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Invalidating a claim which contains a step to charge a user but missing the step that enables the user to consent to be charged

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difference between claiming a software invention as a method, apparatus, or system?

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Can you sell products manufactured from a patented process in the country which the process (but not the product) is patent active?

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can any patent attorney draft a good software patent?

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in a method claim, how to word it such that the order of certain steps can vary?

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My late husband, Thomas Bruce Meagher patent guru has 52 utility patents, as his widow should I get any royalities? It has not been 20 years for some

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Fitting two distinct inventions into one patent?

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what percentage of initial consultations do not lead to the patent attorney accepting the client's business?

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is it common for attorneys and clients to interact entirely remotely online?

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can an attorney with mechanical and electrical engineering background write a good software patent application?

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Can the applicant dictate when to patent application is published?

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I have a day-trading investment strategy using ETF QQQ. I am ready to get it coded before installing it on my brokerage account. Can I patent it now?

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how to exclude patents from a specific country?

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How was this patent/claim granted with such little implementation detail?

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How to determine the attorney, if any, in a published patent application?

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How does the USPTO uniquely assign a patent to an owner

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Who owns rights to patent GB260015414?

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Unexpected fee payment during a provisional patent applicaiton

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Can a person patent something invented by AI?

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when and where are newly granted utility patents published?

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I am not in the US. Do I really have to undergo USPTO Patent Center eFiler verification to view the status of my PCT priority application?

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adding more elements to the independent clause versus adding more elements to the outcome of a logical rule

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does a logical rule with more dependencies infringe upon a logical rule with less depencies?

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How i can patent an idea and concepts? Can I patent a new idea and new concepts?

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signature on amendment USPTO

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Supplemental Protection Certificates, two different drug indications (Europe)

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claim mapping of standard essential patent

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Positive ISR and subsequent strategy to broaden claims

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What figures/drawings to include if patenting a chemical solution?

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Can members of the general public create and publish hyperlinks to patents in the USPTO's Patent Public Search system?

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using of generic placeholder "module" that invokes 35 U.S.C. 112(f)

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If a company has been selling your patented invention on the market

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Prior Art Request - US9688399 ("Remotely operated surveillance vehicle management system and method with a fail-safe function")

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Bacteria was used treat cancers at one time. Did the manufacturer, Parke Davis, ever patent these cancer treatments called Coley's Toxins?

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How are patents to "a second medical use" enforced?

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How use PTAB API

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Does 35 u.s.c. 121 (safe harbor) still stand if examiner withdraws restriction requirement before issuing the patent?

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API access to USPTO application

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What happens if non-disclosed subject matter is granted in the US?

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USPTO Customer Number

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I would like to use this mirror for motorcycle use with different mounting as sold

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Should a ridesharing platform be allowed a patent?

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Prior Art search

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EDA software (IC design)

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What are the major take-aways on the first-(inventor)-to-file rules that go into effect March 16, 2013?


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