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Related to patents filed, licensed or prosecuted by Applicant IBM
Reinstatement of a patent after a Failure to Pay Maintenance Fees.
Related to patents filed, licensed or prosecuted by Applicant FACEBOOK.
Questions about the history of the patent system or the histories of specific patents.
US patent class 705: data processing: financial, business practice, management, or cost/price determination
In the U.S., a process for opposing patents covered by the AIA. PGR allows a 3rd party to question a patent during the first 9 months from issue.
US patent class 715: data processing: presentation processing of document, operator interface processing, and screen saver display processing
US patent class 455: telecommunications
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.
Enablement, or sufficiency of disclosure, is the requirement that a patent allows a person skilled in the art to reproduce the claimed invention.
US patent class 435: chemistry: molecular biology and microbiology
The amount of time during which the inventor may still file a patent after disclosing the invention. This is 1 year in the US, and 0 in Europe.