Filing a Provisional or Non-Provisional Utility Patent Application

Filing a Provisional or Non-Provisional Utility Patent Application Mar 11 2021 Thu 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Online Facilitated by Virginia SBDC Topic: Managing a Business This module addresses important considerations when filing a U.S. patent application including both provisional and non-provisional type utility applications. The content and format of both application types will be

Patents: Learn How to Conduct a Prior Art Search

Patents: Learn How to Conduct a Prior Art Search Mar 18 2021 Thu 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Online Facilitated by Virginia SBDC Topic: Managing a Business Before you file your patent application, you need to conduct a prior art search. Learn to search databases used by patent examiners. This session will cover essential questions,

Learn about U.S. Design Patents

Learn about U.S. Design Patents Mar 25 2021 Thu 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Online Facilitated by Virginia SBDC Topic: Managing a Business The USPTO will present on the basics of the design patent system. What is a design patent? How does one differ from a utility patent? How should you search for prior art