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Retaining a Federally-Registered Patent Attorney.
Patent law in the United States is federal law. Federally-registered Patent Attorneys are licensed to prosecute patent applications of inventors located in the state of Ohio, before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

During the application process, the federal government will not provide assistance to a patent applicant. In fact, the United States Patent and Trademark Office strongly advises patent applicants to contact a registered patent attorney or a patent agent.

A federally-registered Patent Attorney can assist in:

  • Performing a patent search
  • Drafting the patent application
  • Conducting interviews with a patent Examiner
  • Handling appeals to the Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences
  • Correcting an issued patent
  • Litigating in case of infringement

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Patents in the state of Ohio: According to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, over 12,680 patents were granted in the state of Ohio between 2006 and 2010, including over 3,220 patents granted in 2010. Most inventions patented between 2006 and 2010 in the state of Ohio were Mechanical.

OH: 2006-2010 Average 2010
Mechanical over 1,250 patents over 1,580 patents
Electrical over 660 patents over 810 patents
Chemical over 620 patents over 820 patents


Obtaining a Patent in the United States.
A U.S. patent grants a patent owner the right to exclude others from making, using, selling, or distributing the patented invention without permission, for a period of 14-20 years. During this time period, the patent owner can generate revenue through licensing or sale.

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Intellectual Property Articles:




Patents News In Ohio - Google News

July Patents Filed
The Bozeman Daily Chronicle
Matthew C. Miller of Cincinnati, Ohio, Daniel W. Price of Loveland, Ohio, Stuart Morgan of West Chester, Ohio, Barry C. Worrell of Centerville, Ohio, Shawn C. Snyder of Greendale, Ind. and William E. Clem of Bozeman. Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. Handle ...


Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP | A new Ohio weapon against patent trolls?
Linex Legal (press release) (registration)
Posted in Intellectual Property, PatentsOhio may become the next state ? after Virginia, Georgia, and thirteen other states ? to take on the fight against patent trolls. A bill pending in Ohio's General Assembly, H.B. 573, would provide additional ...

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Does Innovation Lead to Prosperity for All?
IPWatchdog.com
This is most clearly the case with patent law, as large companies in many industries, most importantly pharmaceuticals, have pushed to get ever stronger and longer patents. As a result, we now spend $360 billion a year on drugs (2 percent of GDP or ...


Newton-based Thermalin plans human tests of concentrated insulin next year
Boston Business Journal (blog)
Berenson said patents for all three of those forms of insulin will expire in the next couple of years, and big pharma companies (namely Eli Lilly and Merck & Co.) have been working to develop generic versions of the biologic drugs, known as ...

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