Jul 4, 2009 ... How to Conduct a Preliminary U.S. Patent Search: A Step by Step ... thus
enabling the search results for the same invention produced by ...
Jun 19, 2014 ... Subject Research Guides. Patents and Trademarks. Inventor Searching.
Before you spend a lot of time an energy creating the next big thing, use a patent
search to make sure it hasn't already been done.
Jul 5, 2016 ... Useful information to help inventors search U. S. Patents.
Unfortunately, you can only search online for inventors who have invented
something within the last twenty years before their patents expire. If you want to ...
A patent gives you legal protection against infringement on your ideas and
inventions. Before you can claim your own, however, you'll need to determine
Inventor. The inventor is the person named in a patent application as the inventor
. ... They are allowed when searching in the EP and WIPO databases, however.
May 30, 2016 ... Searching for patent information can often be complicated, time consuming and
costly. ... Does my invention infringe someone else's patent?
Searching for an existing patent before making an application is a good idea. ...
find out whether your invention is new or if the problem it tackles has been ...
The first step in getting a patent for your invention (or determining if you even
qualify for one) is finding out if someone else already has a patent for your idea.