Patenting Software

Basic Requirements to Patenting Software The basic requirements are that the software be patentable and a patent application is filed, prosecuted, allowed, and issued. What are the basic requirements for software to be eligible to apply for patent protection? When patenting anything in the U.S., software included, the claims of the invention must meet four …

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How to do a Patent Search

Everything Necessary to do a Patent Search Yourself There are three basic elements of input for the search engines. For this how to do a patent search, you will need the following three things: A good description of the invention. A list of keywords about the invention. A classification for the invention. A Good Description …

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Patent Agent Legal Services

Patent Legal Services Need a Patent Agent or Patent Attorney Regarding patent agent legal services, only those licensed to practice before the USPTO can prosecute a patent. Only patent practitioners (patent agents and patent attorneys) can prosecute patents; non-patent attorneys cannot. Whether a patent practitioner is a member in good standing of some state’s legal …

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