Daly City, CA asked in Patents (Intellectual Property) for California

Q: Is a new product design consisting of several existing products that are fastened together patentable?

Thank you for your answer, Peter. The intend is to combine several existing products in order to create a single product for a completely different purpose. If I understand you correctly, it will likely be a patentable product in which case I will seek a further consultation with a patent attorney. Best, Joro

1 Lawyer Answer
Peter D. Mlynek
Peter D. Mlynek
  • Patents Lawyer
  • Moorestown, NJ

A: Generally, no. Combining several products according to known methods to yield predictable results is not patentable.

But, if your new product is better then would be just a combination of existing products, then the new product may be patentable.

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