Crash Course on U.S. Patent Law

Crash Course on U.S. Patent Law

by Arti Kane




Are you an inventor, law student, engineer, patent agent, or patent attorney? If so, then this book is for you!

Crash Course on U.S. Patent Law is written in simple, accessible language – a useful resource for the novice inventor and entrepreneur as for the expert patent attorney and law firm clients. While there are numerous books on patent law in the market, Crash Course on U.S. Patent Law provides concrete examples, including invaluable boilerplate language not found on the Internet that is grounded in extensive patent experience.

Written by an experienced patent attorney with a background in electrical engineering, this book includes the essential information you need to know about this dynamic and exciting field.
·An overview of patent law
·Requirements for patentability: novelty and non-obviousness
·35 U.S.C. § 101—Inventions: patentability
·Claim drafting, prior art, and prosecution history search
·Analysis of provisional applications and patent applications
·Responses to Office Action or amendment
·Patentability opinions
·And more

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781634253949
Publisher: American Bar Association
Publication date: 12/07/2017
Pages: 124
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.30(d)

About the Author

Arti Kane has worked as a patent attorney for 15 years at prestigious law firms in Los Angeles, New York, San Diego, and Seoul, South Korea. She earned a degree in electrical engineering from the University of Sherbrooke in Quebec, Canada, then graduated with degrees in civil and common law (cum laude) from the University of Ottawa in Ontario, Canada. She also holds a copyright on a telecommunications project (“C” programming).

Table of Contents

Table of Contents
·Introduction on Patent Law
·Patent Novelty
·Patent Non-Obviousness
·101 Patentability
·Claim Drafting
·Prior Art and Prosecution History Search
·Provisional Application
·Patent Application or Specification
·Response to Office Action or Amendment

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