Sep 30, 2018
In this episode I go over the basics of how to read an Office Action, and the steps you should take when you receive an Office Action.
Sep 23, 2018
In this episode I go through what patent objections are, how they differ from patent rejections and I talk about the different types of objections and how to overcome them.
Sep 16, 2018
In this episode I go over the basics of the different types of patent rejections. The main rejections you will see are called: 101 (subject matter), 102 (anticipation), 103 (obviousness), and 112 (specification and distinctly claiming subject matter) rejections. Learn what they and then in later episodes I'll cover how...
Sep 9, 2018
In this episode I go over the details of paying patent maintenance fees. Your patent will generally last 20 years from your filing date, but you have to pay fees at the 3.5, 7.5 and 11.5 year marks from your date of grant. I go over these details and others in this episode.
Sep 2, 2018
In this episode I go over what to do when you get a Notice of Allowance and Issue Notification for your patent.