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Patent It Yourself: Your Step-By-Step Guide to Filing at the U.S. Patent Office, 16th Ed.

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"If you want to cut through the patent red tape and possibly save thousands of dollars, Patent It Yourself...has all the forms and instructions needed to patent a product in the United States." The Washington Post

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Patent your creation with the world's bestselling guide to patents!

Have a world-class idea? Ready to protect your invention from copycats? Then turn to the best resource available — Patent It Yourself.

Attorney David Pressman takes you through the entire patent process, providing scrupulously updated information and clear instructions to help you:

  • determine if you can patent your invention
  • understand patent law
  • evaluate the commercial potential of your idea
  • perform your own patent search
  • file a provisional patent application
  • prepare a formal patent application
  • respond to patent examiners
  • amend an application
  • enforce and maintain your patent
  • market and license your invention

Thoroughly updated to reflect the latest changes in intellectual property law, this edition provides the latest U.S. Patent and Trademark Office rules and forms. It includes up-to-date discussions of the new "first to file" rule, which promises to revolutionize patent law.

Whether you're new at the inventing game or a grizzled veteran, Patent It Yourself will save you grief, time and money.

About the Author

Originally from Philadelphia, San Francisco Patent Attorney David Pressman is a graduate of Penn State University (BSEE) and George Washington University Law School (JD) where he was on the Law Review. He has over 40 years of experience in the patent profession — as a patent examiner for the U.S. Patent Office, a patent attorney in corporate and private practice, a university instructor, a columnist, and as author of the Patent and Trademark entries to the World Book Encyclopedia. He is an expert on patent filing, prosecution, and licensing and his books have charted the path for over 250,000 inventors. Patent It Yourself is the most highly recommended guide to patenting an invention. David is also co-author of The Inventor's Notebook (with Fred Grissom), How to Make Patent Drawings Yourself (with Jack Lo), Patent Pending In 24 Hours (with Rich Stim), and Patents For Beginners (with Rich Stim).

Table of Contents

Introduction to Patents and Other Intellectual Property

1.The Science and Magic of Inventing

2.Documentation and the PPA

3.Will Your Invention Sell?

4.Is It Patentable?

5.Search and You May Find

6.What Should I Do Next?

7.How to Draft the Specification and Initial?Drawings

8.Now for the Legalese—The Claims

9.Finaling and Mailing Your Application

10.How to Market Your Invention

11.Going Abroad

12.Getting the PTO to Deliver

13.Your Application Can Have Children

14.After Your Patent Issues: Use, Maintenance, and Infringement

15.Ownership, Assignment, and Licensing of Inventions

Appendixes

1 Abbreviations Used in Patent It Yourself

2 Resources: Government Publications, Patent Websites, and Books of Use and Interest

3 Glossaries

4 Fee Schedule

5 Mail, Telephone, Fax, and Email Communications With the PTO

6 Quick-Reference Timing Chart

7 Forms

8 Forms Available at the PTO Website

Index

 

 

Product Details

ISBN:
9781413317190
Author:
Pressman, David
Publisher:
NOLO
Author:
Pressman, David , Attorney
Subject:
Law-Intellectual Property - Patent
Subject:
Patent
Subject:
Inventions
Subject:
Small Business
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Sixteenth Edition
Publication Date:
20120831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
624
Dimensions:
11 x 8.5 x 1.5 in 49.5 lb

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"Synopsis" by , Patent your creation with the world's bestselling guide to patents!

Have a world-class idea? Ready to protect your invention from copycats? Then turn to the best resource available — Patent It Yourself.

Attorney David Pressman takes you through the entire patent process, providing scrupulously updated information and clear instructions to help you:

  • determine if you can patent your invention
  • understand patent law
  • evaluate the commercial potential of your idea
  • perform your own patent search
  • file a provisional patent application
  • prepare a formal patent application
  • respond to patent examiners
  • amend an application
  • enforce and maintain your patent
  • market and license your invention

Thoroughly updated to reflect the latest changes in intellectual property law, this edition provides the latest U.S. Patent and Trademark Office rules and forms. It includes up-to-date discussions of the new "first to file" rule, which promises to revolutionize patent law.

Whether you're new at the inventing game or a grizzled veteran, Patent It Yourself will save you grief, time and money.

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