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Patent Enablement - how do you balance retention of secrets and teaching make and use

In the US it is not the enablement requirement that addresses the secret sauce issue, it is the “best mode” requirement. Inventors and applicants are required to show the best way of implementing the ...
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Filing patent application on invention that is beyond the remit of your exploitation

The most important question is why you want to pursue a patent if you can't personally sell products based on it. The most obvious reason is to license the technology to companies that can use it. ...
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Patent Enablement - how do you balance retention of secrets and teaching make and use

I am not a lawyer so I'm not sure I can answer your question authoritatively. However you state the following as though it were a fact: Businesses do not EVER want to document their "magic smoke&...
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