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5 votes

In practice, which patent rejection reason is the hardest to address and overcome?

3 votes
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Verbatim copy from paper draft in a patent application

3 votes
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Prior art and claim

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What are the advantages and disadvantages (if any) of requesting an early publication?

3 votes
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How are patents to "a second medical use" enforced?

3 votes
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How can I write the four configuration of a system in the claims of a patent?

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Is there any consequences if I don't amend claims properly before the PCT deadline?

3 votes

How to protect my idea/prototype at little or no cost?

3 votes

Is registering for an invention fair considered as public disclosure?

3 votes

Is there a way to filter enormous Patent results?

3 votes

Is it possible to patent a new general method of optimizing some industrial processes?

3 votes
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Which sections are necessary to write the patent abstract?

3 votes
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Independent and dependent claims relation

3 votes

Should I abandon a PCT application if the results of the international search report (ISR) are negative?

3 votes

Is it worth to submit informal comments on the written opinion of the International Searching Authority?

3 votes

Why would someone not file the same patent in China after filing the USA?

3 votes
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Does it still count as prior art, when something is shown in the drawings of patent documents, but isn't explicitly descibed in the text?

2 votes

Divisional Application with broader claim in EPO

2 votes
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"In some embodiments" or "In one embodiment"?

2 votes

Can a regular patent application have line numbers?

2 votes
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How to define a custom term in a patent claim?

2 votes
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Is there such thing as an EU patent?

2 votes

Military application patents?

2 votes
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Second oral proceedings of a European Patent Application

2 votes

Concern of plagiarism if I publish the details of my invention

2 votes
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Corpus of (non-automatically) translated patents

2 votes

Under what circumstances can A+B be patented if A and B are already patented?

2 votes

In which countries can you file a provisional patent application?

2 votes

How to make a prior art request for a granted patent or patent application?

2 votes

Can I remove some part of the specification and drawings when entering the EPO?