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Is a provisional patent good?

Decoj asked: I just filed a provisional patent for a software/idea is this a good way to file a patent? File Patent Application Online

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If I filed a provisional patent with an attorney, can I use another attorney to file a full utility patent?

Bob F asked: To save cost, I may consider using a lower-cost internet-based patent service to file the full utility patent for this invention. I already have a provisional patent, but am up against the year deadline to file the … Continue reading

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Filing a provisional patent?

emanon asked: I know it’s not really a patent, but I read somewhere that you can sell your invention idea to a company (provided a company likes it) before the provisional patent year is up, and maybe the company would … Continue reading

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Filing a non-provisional patent after filing a provisional patent.

wooohoo12 asked: We had an attorney file our provisional patent and now we would like to move forward with the non-provisional patent. We would like to do this ourselves due to the high cost of our attorney. Do we have … Continue reading

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