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How much does it cost to get a patent?

Question: How much does it cost to get a patent?

Question Detail: I don’t have a lot of money but I think I could have a lot of money if I patent one of my brilliant ideas. 32 more words

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Is it better to trade mark a product first or patent it first?

Question:  Is it better to trade mark a product first or patent it first

 I’ve developed a system that I would like to market and I don’t know which to do first try to patent system or trade mark it to produce then patent it I’m not sure even how this all works… 41 more words

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If I have a US patent, how does that carry over into other countries?

Question: If I have something that I’ve patented how does that carry over into other countries?

Question Detail: I got the patent in the US but I want to see if there is a market for my product in other countries. 52 more words

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Ten Crucial Questions to Answer Before Contacting a Patent Attorney

Don’t be fooled by the ads you see promoting the quick filing of a pat­ent application. MBBP’s Lisa Warren gives some insight on why it is important to communicate with a patent attorney when filing a patent application. 47 more words

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Can You Patent a Purpose?

 Question:  I have invented a product that serves a purpose. The purpose is unique. Can the purpose have patent protection?

A similar situation could be related to the use of traffic lights vs stop signs. 135 more words

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Do You Need a Utility and Design patent?

Question:  I own a design patent on a product, and I am wanting to know if I need a utility patent as well to be able to sell the product. 48 more words

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Is a Patent Retroactive?

Question: After I get a patent, is it retroactive?

Question Detail: I’ve heard through the grapevine that it takes a while to get a patent. Once I get it, is it retroactive to when I first submitted the application? 30 more words

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