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For questions concerning the status of a patent. Please check 'Public Pair' first and ask only if you cannot find the desired information there or do not understand it. Explain in depth what your prob…
The process of pursuing getting a patent. Sometimes used to mean every step in that process but sometimes used to mean all of the steps after the initial filing.
Questions specifically relating to the patent system of the United Kingdom.
Publications used to put teachings into the public domain to prevent future patents in that subject matter.
World Intellectual Property right application, and question relates to procedures and rules followed in PCT.
Question relates to the means by which the user and a computer system interact, in particular the use of input devices and software.
US patent class 717: software development, installation, and management
for questions asking about the meaning of a patent-related term, or for the difference among several different terms.