Improvement Patent

Improvement Patent

Improvement Patent Many of the inventions that are patented at the USPTO are not original inventions, instead, inventors improve upon existing inventions and patent those improvements. This post will explain what an improvement patent is, what inventions qualify for...
What is Prior Art?

What is Prior Art?

If you have started the process of patenting your invention or product, you may have come across the term “prior art” and you may be wondering what prior art means in the realm of patent law. We will explain that in the section below because it’s...
How to Patent Something?

How to Patent Something?

If you’ve just finished working on an awesome invention, you might be wondering how you can patent that invention. The USPTO allows inventors to patent something so long as it meets the patenting requirements and a patent application is properly prepared and...
How to Patent a Name?

How to Patent a Name?

If you have a name that you want to patent, we are sorry to tell you that you cannot patent a name. However, you are able to trademark a name by filing a trademark application with the USPTO (United States Patent and Trademark Office). Registering a name or mark with...