Dec 31, 2019
The "Patenting for Inventors Podcast" is branching out. I've now created animated videos on YouTube for various patent topics. Check out the Diament Patent Law YouTube channel and subscribe to be notified when new videos come out.
Dec 9, 2019
The patent application process is expensive. You should know this upfront. In this episode I go over typical costs that you can expect for various stages of the patent application process and other typical costs for intellectual property matters such as copyrights and trademarks.
Dec 6, 2019
Signing a patent document should be easy, just print the document, take out a pen, sign on the line, print your name below, scan document, and submit to the patent office. Not so fast! There are lots of ways to sign your document, and one way is with an s-signature. Learn how to sign by typing, and how to avoid all the...
Nov 28, 2019
If you see a competitor's pending patent application and you're afraid that the examiner doesn't know that a reference exists that makes your competitor's so-call invention not new or obvious, then you can submit a third party preissuance submission. Learn how to submit documents to the USPTO for someone else's patent...
Nov 19, 2019
Learn how to speed up your patent application examination using the Patent Prosecution Highway. If you have allowable claims in a foreign patent or in a PCT application, you can get your application moved to the front of the line and save a lot of time.