Experienced patent attorney Carl W. Battle provides methods for commercializing your invention, sources of information and assistance, and helpful guidelines for obtaining a US patent on your idea. Specific topics include:
- Using patent attorneys and agents
- Dealing with invention brokers and promotion firms
- Maintaining confidentiality of your ideas
- Obtaining foreign patent rights
- Enforcing your patent against infringement
- Licensing opportunities
- And much more
This invaluable handbook also offers information that can assist in the selection of an attorney or patent agent, and will help you to get involved and monitor the patent and marketing process. Finally, easy-to-use forms and step-by-step instructions give you the option of saving money by handling the patenting and commercializing processes without hiring a patent attorney or invention broker.
If you have an idea for an invention that could improve productivity, create jobs, or solve some long-standing problem, then pick up this Pocket Legal Companion™ and learn how to maximize your profits.
SubtitleA Friendly Guide to Protecting and Profiting from Patents
AuthorBy Carl Battle
Published1 October 2013
Dimensions5.00 x 7.50in.