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Searching and Filing Trademarks with the USPTO

A very important step in building your brand is applying for trademark with the US Patent and … [Read more...]

European Union Parliament Approves Unitary Patent

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Earlier this week, the EU Parliament approved a new unitary patent regime for most EU member … [Read more...]

The Third Party Solicitation Scam

If you have filed a trademark application in the last few years, you may have gotten some odd, … [Read more...]

A Patent is not Protection!

There's no such thing as a patent police force

Working in patent research, I speak with lots of new inventors who are just getting started in the … [Read more...]

The Poor Man’s Patent is a Myth

One of the undying myths of Patent World is that there is such a thing as a Poor Man's Patent.  If … [Read more...]

About Inventorship

Who invented what? As you work on your invention, you should document any contributions that came … [Read more...]

What is a USPTO Registered Practitioner?

We are sticklers for detail, and so when talking with customers, we often use the very clunky term … [Read more...]

Spotting Invention Scams

Scam invention companies are prevalent all over the country, in spite of legislative and regulatory … [Read more...]