TITLE

Patent Basics

AUTHOR(S)
Coursey, R. Stevan
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Venulex Legal Summaries;2002 Q1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Law
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the patent system of the U.S. The patent system grants inventors exclusive rights to their inventions for a limited period of years. The periods of years depend upon the type of patent issued. Utility patents are commonly issued. The requirements to ensure patents for new inventions and improvements are discussed. The patent laws in the U.S. and that of the foreign countries are compared.
ACCESSION #
23540912

 

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