A take down notice is a tool used to protect intellectual property rights (patents, trademarks, and copyrights). It is the procedure for requesting an internet service provider remove or disable access to illegal content uploaded without the permission of the original content creator.
According to the USPTO, it takes about 22 to 30 months to get patent prosecuted and issued. The current USPTO average wait time is 24 months. In other words, it usually takes 2 or more years from the time a non-provisional patent application is filed to get a patent issued.
A patent writer is a USPTO registered patent agent or patent attorney who writes up a patent application for an inventor looking to file their invention for a patent.
Alternative dispute resolutions, known as ADRs, are used to describe any method of resolving disputes without litigation. ADRs are less formal than a court trial and are usually less expensive and time consuming.