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3 Mistakes Inventors Make Incorrect timing for product sale or public disclosure In the United States, you have a 12 month “grace period” to file a provisional or nonprovisional patent application from the date your invention was first sold or published (i.e. posted on the internet).  Although you have 12 months to file from your…

If you are a visionary you have lots of great ideas and you love to solve problems. Often a visionary will come up with a solution to a problem that they have observed or studied at an unexpected time or place. Many great inventions were not discovered in a lab. Often regular activities that reduce…

This patented invention can help all those that are hoarding toilet paper  (and those that just have it for regular use!). It is a talking toilet paper roll holder.  You can record a message, maybe “Don’t forget to wash your hands!” Now,  your toilet paper can save you from the virus COVID-19! If you have…

How are the Grand Canyon and Intellectual Property Similar- Grand Canyon Nation Park- 100 Year Anniversary! Imagine going on vacation, backpacking across raw land, and on your journey you discover a wonderful place that millions of people would want to visit. An ancestor of mine made a similar discovery. My ancestor, Edwin Dilworth Wolly, Jr….

Design patents now have a longer term and broader scope. 15 year term and up to 100 different designs in one application. File fewer patents and $ave money! As of May 13, 2015, applicants from the United States of America can file design patent applications under the Hague Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Industrial…