Attorney David Pressman and updater Thomas Tuytschaevers takes you through the entire patent process, providing scrupulously updated information and clear instructions to help you: determine if you can patent your invention understand patent law evaluate the commercial potential of your idea perform your own patent search file a provisional patent application prepare a formal patent application respond to patent examiners amend an application enforce and maintain your patent market and license your invention Thoroughly updated to reflect the latest changes in intellectual property law, this edition provides the latest U.S. Patent and Trademark Office rules and forms. It includes up-to-date discussions of the new qfirst to fileq rule, which has to revolutionized patent law.Examples of trademarks are Ivory, Coke, Nolo, the Mercedes-Benz star, and the NBC chimes. With regard to advertising slogans, while the courts generally do not regard them as trademarks, they will afford them trademark rights provided theiranbsp;...
|Title||:||Patent It Yourself|
|Publisher||:||Nolo - 2014-09-15|