If you have a creative idea or invention, or you are interested in starting a company that has technology you want to protect, the first thing you do is contact a patent attorney and file a patent application. You believe that you have protected your invention, so you're set, right? Not necessarily.
Novice inventors and entrepreneurs should heed Mom's sage a......Full article >>>
are willing to do the necessary legwork.
At least some analysis needs to be done to support broad claims of a patent. You can never start too early on such work. Furthermore, brainstorming new and creative supplements to your invention can bring great value to your ultimate goal or generate additional revenues. Such brainstorming sessions can be facilitated by an attorney.
Ident......Full article >>>
should also be considered.
For example, acquiring a foreign patent may be an expensive up-front cost; but litigating such a patent may be very inexpensive. Conversely, acquiring a U.S. patent may be inexpensive, but the costs to litigate the patent are typically enormous, costing millions of dollars.
In addition, you will need to select the proper attorney. You need someone who h......Full article >>>
Source:wistechnology.com By Steven Weinstock 03/30/05Related biology technology :1
. Changes to U.S. patent law must nurture our culture of innovation2
. WARF questions relevancy of documents used to uphold patent challenge3
. Supreme Court limits foreign reach of U.S. patents4
. High court sends message on patent obviousness5
. Supreme Court ruling seen as blow to WARF stem cell patents6
. Heres why Wisconsins stem cell patents are being challenged7
. WARF is likely to hold on to stem cell patent rights8
. Patent office upholds challenge to WARF stem cell patents9
. Rocket docket speeds patent infringement suits10
. Third Wave files countersuit vs. Digene in patent case11
. Stratagene to pay Third Wave $10.75M in patent case