Simple Patent Application Timeline

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Above is an example of a potential timeline for a patent application. It is important to note that the example represents a very simple course of patent examination concluding in the issuance of a patent and that the discussion below contains only a few highlights of the application process. Continue reading Simple Patent Application Timeline

Search Tools for Louisiana Inventors

SearchIn Louisiana there are a variety of patent search resources available.  If you contact a Louisiana patent attorney he or she will be able to procure a professional search on your behalf.  However there are a number of free search tools available through the internet and locally. Continue reading Search Tools for Louisiana Inventors

Searches Add Value to Patent Applications

SearchIf your Baton Rouge company has a new product or service and you don’t know of anyone else that has anything like it, be careful.  A patent application is a significant investment.The company’s investment in a patent application is not like an investment in vehicle or other tangible item. Continue reading Searches Add Value to Patent Applications