Term of the Day
Uh oh! You're not
Term of the Day
+ Create New Flashcard
submitted by an
as a request to be the sole
of an idea or invention's
. The application will include elements of a patent which may also be
during the application
. An application for a US patent is submitted to the US Patent and
patents can be obtained for the
of a new process,
, or an
on such existing idea.
patents may be
a new design or an improvement on a design for manufacturing devices.
patents may be given to inventors who discover or asexually reproduce a new variety of plant.
You Also Might Like...
How to Register a Trademark for a Company Name
A small business that forms an LLC is required to register its name with the secretary of state's office. This prevents other businesses within the same state from registering themselves with the same or a similar sounding name. But there is ...
How to Protect Your Product or Idea When Pitching ...
Finding the resources to get your idea for a new product or service off the ground can be difficult. It is usually necessary to approach several investors before you can find one who is interested. Often, the best strategy could be to go to a ...
How to Stand Out from the Competition
Five Common Legal Issues Faced by Businesses
As an owner of a small business, the danger of crippling litigation should also be at the top of your priorities. Legal headaches, especially in America can take you by surprise and severely hurt your business' bottom line. Here are some of the most ...
Copy & paste this HTML in your website to link to this page
Browse Dictionary by Letter: