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Questions tagged [google-patents]

For questions about the "Google Patents" service.

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Google Patents search information

I'm trying to do a project that requires the following data points from Google Patents: The number of searches Google Patents has per day for the past ~10 years. A list of searches on Google Patents ...
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DE19817372C1 date order incorrect in Google Patents?

Per Google Patents, the order of dates for patent DE19817372C1 appears incorrect. Per the site, the patent expired on April 18th 1998 (Fee Related), but lists a grant date of Oct 7th, 1999. Looking ...
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In Google Patents, how can a priority date be more than one year before a non-provisional patent application filing date? [duplicate]

In Google Patents, how can a priority date be more than one year before a non-provisional patent application filing date? My understanding was that you have to file a non-provisional patent ...
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Google Patents Searching not returning accurate results

I'm finding I'm only getting a subset of patents when I search on patents.google.com or www.google.com/patents. For instance searching with me as the inventor returns only 24 granted patents on google ...
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Download pdf on new google patent [duplicate]

I'm not able to download patents directly from google page on the new version of google patent (I might be tired and not finding button) https://patents.google.com/patent/EP0496181A1/en while it is ...
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Patenting an existing product in China

I have contacted a manufacturer in China who produced this item. I have searched on Google patents and there aren't any patent on it. On Amazon nobody is selling this item. Can I patent this item so ...
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Where are the figures for this WIPO application? [duplicate]

Regarding the patent: WO2014078355a1 Where are the figures referred to in the patent? I can't find them on the patent page.
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Is Google Patents broken for others? [closed]

It seems like Google patents has lost all of the page formatting in the last few days. I disabled all extensions that may impact this and tried a couple different browsers. The formatting of a ...
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What are “legal events” as listed on Google Patents?

In reference to the patent: US8775248 At the bottom of this page there are two Legal Events. What do they mean in this context? At the time of writing, the legal events are as follows: Mar 27, ...
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Where can I get a copy of this patent?

In reference to the patent: WO 2008/144013 A1 Google Patents does not provide a link to download the PDF. Where can I obtain a copy of it?
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What is this patent (WO 2002/101622 A8) all about?

In reference to the patent: WO 2002/101622 A8 Is there any link for detailed information about this patent? The abstract looks good but it would be great if there is any link to get detailed ...
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Images were taken off Google Patent search

In reference to the patent: US20140338666 How come the images were taken off Google patents? Is this a bad sign?
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Trademark designer's surname is indexed incorrectly [duplicate]

In reference to patent US D3,003. How did the name of the trademark designer/patent applicant come to be indexed as J. H. Gaknhart, since in the text of the trademark application it is clear his ...
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Questionable accuracy [duplicate]

In reference to the patent: US3137203 Why was the inventor's name changed when Google took custody of the document? Joseph Brown was not the inventors name. As the grandson of the true inventor, I ...
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Does Google Patent cover all Chinese patents records from SIPO or just those who applied for PCT?

Can all patents records on SIPO website also be found from Google Patent search? Google Patent search says their patents originate from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), the ...
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Missing illustrations in WIPO patent application

In reference to the patent: WO 2013/153173 A1 Where can I find illustrations for this patent?
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How do you correct errors in Google Patents?

In reference to the patent: US163625 The Inventor's name should be "Ariette Baird." How does this happen, and is there any way to correct copy errors in patents?
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Where can I view the figures from a patent?

I was just really wondering if there was a picture I could view for the invention in WO2004085005A3?