i have a different drum setup. i have combined hand drums with my drum set along with using my drumstick holding technique. my hi hat i combine unusal symbols along with at least one of them being inverted.
answered on Jan 31, 2023
Yes, I believe that it should be patentable.
What I like about our invention as far as patenting it goes, is that it is a combination of three parts: a holding technique, a way to assemble parts of the kit, and a drumming technique.
However, be prepared to face two very large... Read more »
i have a product that is needed? what is my first step?
answered on Feb 16, 2022
I love for all my clients to read some patents in their space. That way they know what level of detail goes into a patent. Here is a link to my slide set that teaches entrepreneurs how to use free tools to look for relevant patents and applications. https://bit.ly/Patent__Searching
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answered on Jul 20, 2021
This question was presented to attorneys that work on patents (inventions). There is not a legal category for pa r ents.
You may want post this as a probate question as it may be possible that your father did not do estate planning and the default rules will be applied.
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I was told that Ronald Carter patented the Ring Camera and CPI System. I asked who holds the patent and a different name comes up.
answered on Apr 6, 2021
You may need to work with a patent attorney to fully answer this question. As a start, a Ronald Carter is a named inventor for US PAT. NO. US10949153B2 for Methods and systems for facilitating the generation of a customized response based on a context. The text of that patent indicates that... Read more »
answered on Dec 2, 2020
I need more information before this question can be answered. Please consult with a patent attorney.
with my mom he does not have a will
answered on Nov 6, 2020
I am writing this presuming you are asking what happens to the properties now. I would have to read both deeds to form an opinion on the current ownership of the properties as well as know the status of your mother and your father's most recent wife.
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answered on Oct 22, 2020
Please consult an experienced IP attorney to full assess the particular rights of any company. A "FTO" or "Freedom to Operate" opinion is a very important and detailed analysis that should not be taken lightly. To get you started in the right direction, consult the Patent and... Read more »
Similar to the Shibumi Shade. What part of this patented and what isnt. I have a similar idea.
answered on Jul 16, 2020
Patent Pending means that the person has asked for a patent and the application has not yet been granted or denied. If someone puts patent pending on a box, that might have been accurate when they put it on the box but may not be accurate now.
To sort out what things are patented on beach... Read more »
answered on Apr 28, 2020
If you look at the USPTO website it will give you strategies for searching for patents. Part of a patent search includes searching for relevant published patent applications, which can be done for US patents on USPTO Patent Application Full-Text and Image Database (AppFT) and for foreign patent... Read more »
answered on Sep 27, 2019
I am sorry, this is not a patent law question. Perhaps you thought the category was paRents instead of paTents.
Good luck in resolving your situation.
Kevin E Flynn
answered on Sep 9, 2019
try USPTO, it may be hard to navigate. Try also google patents.
It may give you a decent idea. You may need to pay an expert who knows how to navigate deeper the patent databases.
I almost used Davison but I checked them out on better business bureau and they weren’t verified and the reviews didn’t look good so I cut ties with them, I need help finding a business that won’t screw me over with false advertisement
answered on Jan 29, 2019
This is hard. I know some firms that help flesh out ideas and make prototypes. The engineers often become co-inventors but they will assign the patent rights over to the client that is paying them. Good folks normally have a range of things that they do and they are not the... Read more »
Finding patent applications for treestands and they've been around since the 70s. Also finding applications for things I would think are public domain like tree climbing sticks that have bee around for about 20 years or more.
answered on Dec 18, 2018
Because they are for some new improvements to the treestands or tree climbing sticks. Remember, it is not only new products that you can get a parent on, but also on IMPROVEMENTS to existing products.
Telephones, golf clubs, bicycles, and like, have also been around for over 100 years,... Read more »
justrite manufacturers are making and selling our designs
answered on Aug 3, 2018
If someone is selling items in the US that fall within the claim of one or more issued claims in an unexpired patent, then you can sue in federal court for patent infringement.
If it is a utility patent you can seek reasonable royalties. If it is a design patent, then you can sue for... Read more »
answered on Feb 22, 2018
Step 1 -- A person can sue for damages for infringement that are within the last six years before the suit was followed (unless some other special rule applies). See https://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/35/286
Step 2 -- US Patent No 5,116,098 expired for failure to pay maintenance fees... Read more »
answered on Dec 12, 2017
Many inventions involve components that are not patented protected. So it would be possible to have a patent application that involves a new pill with an old drug combined with another drug. There may be other ways to approach this type of invention.
What you cannot do is to remove the... Read more »
I have had people who have stolen apps without permission, who have then sold my apps (properties) without my permission. I need a lawyer to represent me as retaliate as well as when I contact big name tech companies concerning offers. I need representation to help me draft contracts as well as... Read more »
answered on Apr 14, 2017
There are several attorneys listed on the Justia directory who would be able to help you. You should look for North Carolina attorneys with experience with copyright law, business transactions (licensing agreement and business entity formation), and civil litigation. You should contact 2-3... Read more »
answered on Nov 22, 2016
I presume that you mean the inventor. The inventor is listed on the front page of the patent, typically with the name of the town and state where the inventor lives. You can then search for this person on LinkedIn, Ancestry, other social media, or just Google him/her
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