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There is no such thing as a "provisional patent", so it's not clear what you're asking about there. There is a provisional application for patent, which is not a patent of any kind; meaning it does not provide an enforceable property claim. A provisional patent application (PPA) simply reserves the right to file a non-provisional application within a year,...


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I am not well versed on design patents, so I'd like to hold off on answering that part of you question. However, from what I can deduce, a provisional application is not likely an option. Provisionals are a precursor to a utility patent. Utility patents do not apply to designs of decorative elements.


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