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I need help about a product

I want to create a product and I want to know how I can get a patent for it. Also I want to know this: Some technologies are already patented. Lets say I will do a doorbell system Smart doorbell. ...
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When a patent goes into Lapse status in European countries can it be renewed later?

When a patent goes into Lapse status in European countries can it be renewed later? What are the different status a patent can have that make it enforceable at present or in the future?
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Does this patent also include HTML browsers on a mobile device

In reference to the patent: US20140288683 There are so many applications that do live stats on mobile devices. Does this patent have the ability to shutdown those hundreds of companies that have ...
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How to change the order of inventors after a patent is granted?

Is it possible to change the listed order of inventors after a utility patent application is granted by USPTO? And if so, how could I go about doing that?
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Not Novel and Obvious

In reference to the patent: WO2014165349A1 How is this patentable? Where is the inventive step? This reminds me of Molecular Pathology vs. Myriad Genetics.
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How similar is US 8,943,201 to RFC 4033 (DNSSEC)?

Patent US8943201: Method for establishing encrypted channel primarily deals with securely resolving domain names to set up communications. The whole concept of secure domain names is encapsulated in ...
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Expiration of patent 5,580,417 as well as technology used in tensioning cap in Figure 5

My first question has to do with patent #5,580,417. I believe this patent is expired, but are there any other patents in force using the same technology? My second question is in regards to the ...
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Applicability of prior art for WO2014081967A1

In reference to the patent: WO2014081967A1 The commercial product described in the following presentation, by TEL, (see link below) appear to describe a system with many, if not all of the claims in ...
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Query on existing SDP attribute related to this patent

In reference to the patent: US20120195235 How is this different from existing SDP attribute "a=lang" as given in RFC 4566?
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When will the EU 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 into existences. This will come into existence when: either on the first day of the 4th ...
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Elevator driven by flat belt in EU

I am currently doing some research about elevators driven by flat belts. There seem to be a few patents regarding the use of flat belts for elevator suspension means. I found patents US8157058and ...
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How long does it take to amend inventorship on a published patent after the paperwork is submitted to the USPO?

They are amending this patent to include 2 inventors not on the patent that should have been. How long does it take before the USPO adds that amendment? In reference to the patent: US20120100313
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Is US20110252845 really novel?

US20110252845 does not seem novel to me. Possible prior art: http://www.adaez.com/files/yalepress.pdf (Designing a Door Energy Harvesting Device, 2010, Joey Brink, Ryan Carlisle, Kenny Leveille, ... ...
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Modifying an existing chemical formula to create a new product (formula) in an unrelated field

I Modified an existing chemical formula by adding ingredients to create a new product formula (gel)} in a totally unrelated field. Would this be legal ?
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Modifying an existing patented formula to create a totally new non obvious product

I Modified an existing patented formula to create a totally new non obvious formula product and in a different field. Their product formula is in cosmetics and my modified formula is in let's say ...
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Is this prior product similar to Patent us7462770?

I know about a product that holds this patent, but I also know that there's some prior art that seem to go against it: http://www.vintagedrum.com/museum/images/duw000s.jpg http://www.vintagedrum.com/...
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US20140235095 - Apple Inc - Reversible usb connector with compliant member to spread stress and increase contact normal force

The following Apple patent application is published and pending examination: Title: Reversible usb connector with compliant member to spread stress and increase contact normal force Publication ...
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Is this a legit claim for a patent for a media to grow bacteria?

Can a patent for the media used to grow a specific bacteria be as broad as this? This patent claims all animal free media is covered by this patent, how can that be? Is the claim here that no one ...
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Patent WO 2014122535 A2 (US 14/172,685): User Interface, prior art exists

I studied this patent (pending) and it seems obvious to me that prior art apply on: System for organizing and displaying information on a display device WO2014122535A2 US20140223313 Application ...
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Please help me find Prior Art for US20130100291 A1

Prior Art Request for US20130100291 A1 Publication number US20130100291 A1 Publication type Application Application number US 13/654,728 Publication date Apr 25, 2013 Filing date Oct ...
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Are the enclosed patents still valid?

Are those patents still valid: US7774976 US2009000183 US7774976 Also cited under: DE10259651 (as we know, it expired due to no-payment, so how can above patents be applied for or granted?)
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What are the prior arts of US20130128027 A1?

Help kill bad patent application "Image Processing Apparatus And Image Processing Method" by providing evidence of prior art. Publication number US20130128027 A1 Publication type Application ...
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Prior Art Request for US20140296324 A1 (Virovek Incorporation) —Vectors harboring toxic genes, methods and uses therefor

This application from VIROVEK INCORPORATION seeks to patent a method of healing cancer! 10 minutes of your time can help narrow this US patent application before it becomes a patent. QUESTION - Have ...
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Is US 20130318346 A1 (Verizon) the patent currently used in adding X-UIDH to web traffic?

US8832436, "Obtaining targeted services using a unique identification header (uidh)" states: store the unique identifier in the request to create a modified request; provide the modified request to ...
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Application Status

From the site patentscope.wipo.int I searched for a publication #. The site made a find and when I clicked on the publication # the header had only five tabs on the header. “National Biblo. Data”, “...
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How to find manufacturer of patented product

I am in search of finding the manufacturer of a patented product. I have found a supplier of the product, but the price they want to charge is quite high. I have a sample of the product from the ...
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First Sale Doctrine applying to physical goods

In an example scenario when a person purchases a 30 pack of Kleenex then makes and sells lunch packs each of which includes a box of Kleenex. Is this person protected by the First Sale Doctrine to ...
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Help finding prior art for US13/135,467 (3D computer graphics object and method)

This application (US13135467) is attempting to patent a broad concept of defining "templates" of graphical objects using natural language text: https://www.google.com/patents/US20130009944 Not only ...
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Licensing Strategies and Negotiaitons

Q: What is your seasoned opinion on how to best proceed to negotiate a profitable and fair licensing deal under the following circumstances. I most appreciate opinions from those who have actually ...
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Sending a CD with Codebase

This seems to be the rules on mailing a codebase for a software application on CD, it seems it needs to be on ASCII format. The reason to mail a cd of codebase is to show that you know how to build ...
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Possible Prior Art for PCT/US2013/057893

It seems that there exists prior art for PCT/US2013/057893 by Game Concourse, Inc. (filed Sep 3, 2013) Can someone refer to US 13/068,782 by Wesley Boudville (filed May 16, 2011) and confirm the same?...
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Necessity of math justification/motivation in a patent?

I don't know if its appropriate question here...but I anyway want to try... I have an algorithm in which I have a finite data in which each element is assumed as an element of a metric space with a ...
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Switchably transparent/opaque window hiding electronic fingerprint scanner, camera (Apple) - Patent Application - PRIOR ART REQUEST

Apple has an application pending that would probably go into iPhones. The idea is that you have the camera or fingerprint scanner or other electronic component behind a window that can be turned ...
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Researching this product: Paderno World Cuisine A4982799 Tri-Blade Plastic Spiral Vegetable Slicer

I am researching this product (Tri-Blade Plastic Spiral Vegetable Slicer) in which the company Paderno World Cuisine claims a patent. I found no patent for this so far. The item, sold on Amazon (...
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Acoustic Location - Using vehicles as sensors (Raytheon) - Patent Application - PRIOR ART REQUEST

Looking for additional prior art for this Raytheon patent application related to vehicle-based acoustic locating systems. Title Methods for locating an acoustic source Publication Number: US ...
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I find these two patents virtually identical

I find that these two patents: US3079851 and US3209667 unbelievably similar; they appear to be achieving the same thing by virtually the same method.How could they both have been granted patents?
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Google has pending patent on my idea. What to do?

TizzToday is a news sharing social network which filters news based on their social importance. It allows users to connect all their social networks (facebook, twitter, linkedin, google+) to ...
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Language in claim:definition

I am writing a claim in which I want to define an object, which is similar to (yet ever so slightly different from) many other like objects. I am doing it like this:"...designating one of said ...
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The Patent For “ Molded Sports Board” Patent # EP1745909 A2

My question is for the Molded sports board by Inventor Wah Kan Cheung (Kenneth) I simply want to manufacture a Snow Sled such as one on this Image page: https://www.google.com/search?q=foam+snow+...
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When does US Patent 7,222,078 expire?

Lodsys have been using this patent to sue app developers for damages relating to the use of In-App Purchases. According to this site, the patent expired 6th August 2012 due to a terminal disclaimer ...
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How is this application different from Greenlite's 1995 PCT/EP1995/001527 (WO1995029094 A1)

Except from the fact that the claims are narrower in the Airbus patent, there doesn't seem to be any new element over the original "aircraft with driven wheel(s)" patent from 1995. This patent itself ...
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Does my product infringe on patent 5,344,396?

I have a product that is tubular but looks different and is pieced together to fit in skin tube and secured with a gripper. Used for restoring foreskin, am I infringing on this patent? Has this patent ...
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Prior Art for Method And System For Improved Network Maintence Scheduling

Application # 20120173688 Primary Filing Category-Telecommunications-455 The system is designed to coordinate planned maintenance on a network in order to prevent collisions and duplicated work ...
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Generic Learning Management System Claims

I am surprised to see the claims made in US patent 6544042. There are multiple open-source LMS and proprietory apps that help administer online tests. Can the claims in this learning express claims co-...
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US 2011/0107630: waterfall flip-book cards

Patent application US 2011/0107630 claims a type of flip book greeting cards. Here is claim 1: 1. A greeting card comprising: a multi-panel greeting card body; a flip book panel operatively engaged ...
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Giving away half of your patent

I am looking at getting a patent but am having to go through a third party, which is a college to save money since I am a college student. I was wondering, if I give half of the patent to the school ...
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App idea i need to copyright or patent

What is the process i can take to either patent or copyright an idea for a smartphone app? How can I present my idea to a company like google or apple?
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Is a patented European product able to be produced in US?

I came across a product that is solid almost exclusively in Europe with no reach or patenting in the USA. Am I able to pursue production and sale of this product in the USA? Do European patents apply ...
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Do patents offer protection from use by others?

Say I patent an innovative method or device for creating Cookies. I am in the Food business itself, not device manufacturing. Suddenly, some competitor appears claiming to use a trade secret method ...
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Documentation for USPTO Bulk data Applications “Red-book” XMLv4 and XMLv1

Does anyone know where to find or have a pdf copy of the documentation for USPTO application XMLv4 and XMLv1 bulk data? I can only find documentation for USPTO grants XMLv4, XMLv2 and APS. Here is an ...

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