Posts Tagged: Patent Agents


Edison Nation Launches Phase 2 of $25 Million Innovation Fund

Louis Foreman, the producer of the Emmy Award winning PBS television show Everyday Edisons and the publisher of Inventors Digest, announced in April 2011 that he was launching …
By Gene Quinn
9 years ago 4

The Top 10 Things New Patent Practitioners Should Know

Wherever we go we always get a number of individuals who are currently in law school, have recently graduated law school or are engineers or scientists looking …
By Gene Quinn
9 years ago 6

Need Patent Help? How to Present as a Serious Inventor

A representation relationship is just that, a relationship. Who you work with is an important decision and patent attorneys operate differently. At the end of the day …
By Gene Quinn
9 years ago 5

New Look Patent Bar Examination Continues to Evolve

What I can report is that the USPTO did, in fact, meet the April 12, 2011, deadline and the newly testable material is being tested as advertised. The USPTO …
By Gene Quinn
9 years ago 0

Attention Patent Attorneys, $25 Million Available for Inventors

To help what might be the best ideas and inventions percolate to the top Foreman has created what he refers to as a "Patent Attorney Referral Program." …
By Gene Quinn
9 years ago 3

Lessons: 5 Odd Things Inventors Tell Patent Attorneys

One of the problems created by true newbies, particularly those who have not done any reading or tried to at least bring themselves up to speed to …
By Gene Quinn
9 years ago 6

Patent Application Costs: You Get What You Pay For

It takes time to prepare a detailed written disclosure that will support any number of claims, and there is just no way to rush it. Inventors and …
By Gene Quinn
9 years ago 19

Inc.com’s Bad Advice on Finding a Good Patent Lawyer

Last week Inc.com published an article titled How to Find a Good Patent Lawyer. Unfortunately, if you follow this advice you are likely to do exactly …
By Gene Quinn
10 years ago 8

What a Soon to be Patent Agent Learned from Googling Himself

"Patrick Walsh" was a little too broad; I limited it to "Patrick Walsh patent," to see if anything of interest popped up more specific to my career …
By Pat Walsh
10 years ago 5

What Skills Should New Patent Associates Have?

I have been asked to create a patent curriculum that will have at a minimum 24 credit hours of patent related legal education, perhaps more.  As you might …
By Gene Quinn
10 years ago 17