The Patent Application Process
A patent is a protected foundation for your innovation. Done properly, it’s also an important investment in your business.
Legally speaking, a patent prevents others from infringing on your invention in the marketplace. But getting a patent can be complicated. That’s why we pride ourselves on smoothly guiding you through this process. In this video series, we’ll outline the entire patent process. We’ll clearly explain how we can help. We’ll also give you some tips that will position you for success in getting across the patent finish line.
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Once you know that you are ready to apply for a patent, what is the process for obtaining a Utility Patent? In this fifth video, Rich describes in detail the steps from filing the application to the granting of the patent, and what happens if the application is rejected. It is very important to write out your patent application in a comprehensive manner and in the style that the Patent Office will more likely accept.
By drafting a thorough application up front, you can avoid substantial back and forth interactions with the examining attorney from the Patent Office before your application is approved. This can cut out time between when your application is filed and when you receive approval.