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Understanding Patent Law: A Beginners Guide


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Format: Book - hardbound
Brand: TRO
Copyright: 2011
ISBN: 9780314605115
Service #: 41218227
Pages: 304
Shelf Space: 1 in.
Publication frequency: Updated as changes in the law dictate
Update method: No updating

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Understanding Patent Law: A Beginners Guide



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This title explores the mechanics of the patent application process. The author provides readers with an introduction to the nature and function of intellectual property law as it relates to patents and offers step-by-step guidance on how to register a patent with the PTO. Readers will gain an understanding of the types of property that can be patented; how to protect and use patented property; the process for filing a utility patent application; pre- and post-issuance procedures; how to monetize patents; and infringement issues. The appendixes, together with the bibliography and recommended reading section, provide relevant statutes and other information. The glossary contains a summary of key terms defined throughout the book.


  • Written for the nonlawyer, this publication provides easy-to-understand explanations of the legal concepts discussed