Intellectual property strategy

Optimize your intellectual property strategy by using a combination of patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets.   In theory, the different categories of … Read more

Utility patents

utility patents

Utility patents are the best way to protect most inventions. But to get one, you have to convince a USPTO examiner that your … Read more

Provisional patent applications

provisional patent applications

Provisional patents, when correctly used, can be used to both quickly and inexpensively attempt to establish that an inventor was first to file. But there can be downsides to taking shortcuts here.

Design patents

For stronger design patents – less detail can give you broader coverage, so consider turning some solid lines into broken lines. On … Read more