How can patent information help?

The commercial and technical information stored in patents has a significant role to play in a broad range of business activities: from basic research through to product marketing. Before research projects are initiated, a scan of the published literature to establish what is already known can save many hours pursuing fruitless lines of investigation. The …

Difficulties in obtaining a patent

What is unique about a provisional patent application is that it is rather easy compared to a full patent application. You will not need to provide an in depth report on the inventions objectives, benefits, or a discussion on the prior arts that may precede it. You also do not need to have any claims …