The Facts You Must Know About Obtaining A Patent

A patent is an intellectual home correct that offers the holder, not an operating correct, but a right to prohibit the use by a third party of the patented invention, from a specified date and for a constrained duration (normally 20 years).

Some countries could at the time of registration issue a "provisional patent" and may grant a "grace time period" of one year which avoids the invalidity of the patent to an inventor who disclosed his invention before filing a patent in a non-confidential basis with the advantage of permitting quick dissemination of technical details while reserving the...