How to choose the best patent lawyer for your needs and a brief discussion of the evolving patent legal market in Seattle.
Alloy Patent Law specializes in helping inventors with their legal needs.
A free online attorney consultation can be tremendously helpful to deciding how to proceed with getting your invention out there in the marketplace, regardless of whether that involves patenting or not.
Utility Patent vs Design Patent: a brief introduction to patent application types
I talk on provisional patents and whether it's a good idea to file it yourself.
Why is doesn't SpaceX patent their technology? Its a business case. We will explore when to patent and when to avoid it.
Up until March 16, 2013, the US was the lone holdout for the first-to-invent system. Prior to that, it was tribal knowledge that if you invented something, you could write down a description of the invention, put it in an envelope, mail it back to yourself, and hang on to that sealed envelope as proof that you were the true inventor. OK- it takes a lot more than that to actually own intellectual property rights, but it was a good start and it actually had legal effect.