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Inventors Listen Up! New Changes in the Patent Office could be good for you!

Effective as of March 19, 2013 a new status called “micro entity” became available to inventors who are applying for a new patent application.  The change is a result of the USPTO’s implementation of the America Invents Act (AIA). This … Continue reading

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To all inventors: This is the last day to enter the Spark Lab Invention Contest!

Get creative! The idea is simple, just gather some used plastic bags and use them to create a useful or innovative product. Simply snap a photo on or before July 20th then send it in. If you are under 13, … Continue reading

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As an Inventor do you need a Prototype?

Not many people know this but before the 1880’s every inventor had to present a working model or prototype to the patent office. This was the beginning steps for the patent application. Today it is not necessary to have a … Continue reading

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