What is in a Utility Patent Specification?
What is a utility patent specification? And why is it critical for patent applications? Below, we lay out the structure of a utility patent specification and explain each part’s function. The utility patent specification is one of the critical documents in a patent application that we at Alloy Patent Law prepare for our clients. Without […]
How to become patent pending without a patent lawyer
How to get from zero to patent pending all by yourself. Patent Pending is the first step to patenting your idea. In this guide, we will discuss how to patent your idea and how to get a united states patent. More specifically, this article will address how to get patent protection by becoming “Patent Pending”, […]
Seattle Patent Law Firm
9 Lessons learned by Starting Alloy Patent Law When starting a business, choose a moat to develop. Sometimes this takes a long-term plan or investment. I have to start this article with a caveat. A large part of my success was years in the making, even before I knew about patent law as a possible […]
International Patents Explained
10 Keys to Understanding International Patents PCT System Explained by a Patent Attorney There is a lot to understand about international patent law and the world patent system if you are interested in international intellectual property and patent protection. The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) runs the international patent system and is designed to simplify […]
Patent Attorney Free Consultation
An online patent attorney consultation can be incredibly valuable- even if it’s free Almost every day I do an online patent attorney consultation with an inventor who is deciding how to take the first step toward commercializing their design. Many are deciding whether to patent, while some are still learning about what a patent is and what […]
How Much Does It Cost to Register a Trademark?
Registering a trademark is not as simple as it sounds. There are many aspects involved during the process. Moreover, the costs for a trademark can vary greatly. This will depend on the type of trademark you want to register, your location, and how quickly you need to get started. Understanding how much you need to […]
Trademark vs. Copyright: What’s the Difference?
Intellectual property law covers a variety of different legal concepts. Among these is the distinction between trademarks and copyrights. Although both are forms of intellectual property protection, they offer different levels of protection. The distinction is important to understand intellectual property law further and provide adequate legal protection for businesses, artists, writers, and photographers. What […]
DIY Trademark Application
If you want to protect your product or brand name, here’s a step-by-step guide on how to apply for a trademark yourself. The Importance of Branding A brand name is a very important factor to consider when starting your own business. A good brand name will not only help you stand out from the competition, […]
Trademark Specimens | Alloy Patent Law
Find out what trademark specimens are, why they’re important to your business, and how you can prepare one today.
Revisiting “The Legal Rights of an Unregistered Trademark”
Did you know trademark law extends beyond registered trademarks? Learn more about the legal rights for unregistered trademarks below.
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