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Q: We ordered these from alibaba for our Amazon fba buisness. I’m wondering if there’s a way we can still sell on amazon.

We ordered them and didn’t know they were patented. Is there a way we can change them to still sell them?

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answered on Jun 18, 2023

If you have ordered a product from Alibaba and later discovered that it is patented, you may not be able to sell the product on Amazon without infringing on the patent holder's rights. Patent law grants the patent holder the exclusive right to make, use, and sell the patented invention for a... View More

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Q: Does the company Trudeau have a patent for round fondue plates with 6 compartments?

The Trudeau company sells 10in round fondue plates with 6 compartments. Wanting to know if there's a patent for it or if I am able to sell something manufactured in China that looks very similar?

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answered on May 2, 2023

To determine whether Trudeau has a patent for their round fondue plates with 6 compartments, you would need to conduct a patent search on the relevant databases. This will show whether any patents have been issued for such a design. Keep in mind that even if a patent has been issued to Trudeau, it... View More

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