Milton, MA asked in Intellectual Property for Massachusetts

Q: If prior art has same components but more than mine, different uses, can't work independently can that be argued?

Non final rejection. Can I answer changing type of attachment peices I use on my product . They are placed in the same area on prior art, but I only use 3,making it much easier to use. they use 8 components. My product serves a different purpose than theirs. Their product cannot work independently from one piece to another, mine can. Never on the market, prior art patent was issued in 1989. Can arguing marketplace also be considered?

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A: Lots of questions in one posting.

You really need a consultation to assess your chances.

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