Quick Guide for
Inventors and Innovators
Tech Corp Legal is a patent research and IP consulting firm that specializes in
a...
Understanding Different Sections
of a Patent Application

Quick Guide for Inventors and Innovators
Patent Specification Details
• Field of Invention
• Invention Abstract

• Background of Invention which includes Prior Art...
Sample Granted Patent of Facebook

Page No. 4
info@techcorplegal.com
First Inventor

Patent Number

Title of the Patent

Grant Date

Inventors of the Patent

Patent Examiner

Assignee of the ...
Who is an Assignee of a Patent?
The assignee is the business organization that has the intellectual property
right to the ...
Patent Classification System
The Patent Classification is used to categorize and index the technical details of
patent spe...
Patent Classification Systems
Patent Classifications, by definition, are groups of patent applications of related
subject ...
Patent Drawing Template
• Components

of

System

and/or Method
Reference Number

• One or more Flowcharts to
Illustrate

...
Background of the
Invention

Page No. 10
info@techcorplegal.com
Authors
Rahul Dev is a Patent Attorney, Technology &
Business blogger, and partner of Tech Corp Legal LLP,
an Internationa...
Thank you

Have Any Questions?
Get in touch with patent attorney today:
info(at)techcorplegal(dot)com

Page No. 12
info@te...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

How to Read a Patent Nonprovisional Utility Patent Application Guide| Understanding Patent Applications| What Are the Parts of a Patent Application

1,596 views

Published on

Nonprovisional Utility Patent Application, Key Elements of a Patent: Patent Specification, patent claims, abstract, patent drawings, basic steps to understand patent draft, Major Patent Classification Systems, United States Patent Classification, International Patent Classification, IPC patent, European Patent Classification, ECLA, German Patent Classification System, DEKLA, Japanese F-Index and F-terms, Quick Guide for Inventors and Innovators

Published in: Technology
4 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
1,596
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
17
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
0
Comments
4
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

How to Read a Patent Nonprovisional Utility Patent Application Guide| Understanding Patent Applications| What Are the Parts of a Patent Application

  1. 1. Quick Guide for Inventors and Innovators Tech Corp Legal is a patent research and IP consulting firm that specializes in assisting law firms and global companies to use Intellectual Property as strategic business tool. Boutique Patent Attorney firm with a high reputation in numerous technologies and high-tech patents. We are reliable, knowledgeable and hands-on. Mission: To assist Fortune 100 companies develop intellectual property strategies. Differentiating Factor: All projects are evidently done by registered patent attorneys having years of experience in working under the guidance of USPTO patent attorneys. Page No. 1 info@techcorplegal.com http://research.techcorplegal.com
  2. 2. Understanding Different Sections of a Patent Application Quick Guide for Inventors and Innovators
  3. 3. Patent Specification Details • Field of Invention • Invention Abstract • Background of Invention which includes Prior Art details • Summary of the Invention covering embodiments of the invention • Brief Description of Drawing(s) • Detailed Description of Invention • Patent Claims (Defining Scope of Invention) Visit Us: www.techcorplegal.com Page No. 3 info@techcorplegal.com main
  4. 4. Sample Granted Patent of Facebook Page No. 4 info@techcorplegal.com
  5. 5. First Inventor Patent Number Title of the Patent Grant Date Inventors of the Patent Patent Examiner Assignee of the Patent Application Number Patent Agent, Attorney or Firm Filing Date Details of Related US Patent Applications IPC Class US Class Visit Us: www.techcorplegal.com Page No. 5 info@techcorplegal.com Abstract Representation Drawing
  6. 6. Who is an Assignee of a Patent? The assignee is the business organization that has the intellectual property right to the patent. Particularly, the legal owner of a patent is designated as the "Assignee" on United States Patents. In this example, Facebook is the "Assignee" . In some cases, the inventor and the assignee may be one in the same but an employee will more than likely assign a patent to a company. First Inventor Inventors of the Patent Assignee of the Patent Page No. 6 info@techcorplegal.com
  7. 7. Patent Classification System The Patent Classification is used to categorize and index the technical details of patent specifications. The classification assist a patent researcher to easily identify patents in a particular domain of technology. The Patent application when filed before any respective patent office classifies the invention under predefined technical classes and sub-classes by the patent examiner. Main Patent Classification Systems: Classification System IPC: International Patent Classification USPC: United States Patent Classification International Patent Classification (IPC) US Patent Class Page No. 7 info@techcorplegal.com
  8. 8. Patent Classification Systems Patent Classifications, by definition, are groups of patent applications of related subject matter. All major patent jurisdictions have their own unique patent classification schemes. There also is no direct relationship between one patent classification schemes with another. Major Patent Classification Systems: United States Patent Classification  International Patent Classification (IPC) European Patent Classification (ECLA) German Patent Classification System (DEKLA) and Japanese F-Index and F-terms. Depending on type of patent databases, the patent researcher is required to be well versed with the knowledge of the underlying patent classification scheme to extract important data. Page No. 8 info@techcorplegal.com
  9. 9. Patent Drawing Template • Components of System and/or Method Reference Number • One or more Flowcharts to Illustrate Method and/or Process Steps of the invention Figure Number Page No. 9 info@techcorplegal.com
  10. 10. Background of the Invention Page No. 10 info@techcorplegal.com
  11. 11. Authors Rahul Dev is a Patent Attorney, Technology & Business blogger, and partner of Tech Corp Legal LLP, an International Law Firm. Read more.. Prity Khastgir is a Patent Attorney, specializing in Biotech, Food Technology & Pharmaceuticals, and partner of Tech Corp Legal LLP, an International Law Firm. Read more.. Page No. 11 info@techcorplegal.com http://research.techcorplegal.com
  12. 12. Thank you Have Any Questions? Get in touch with patent attorney today: info(at)techcorplegal(dot)com Page No. 12 info@techcorplegal.com http://research.techcorplegal.com

×