The Facts You Need to Know About Obtaining A Patent

A patent is an intellectual home right that gives the holder, not an working appropriate, but a appropriate to prohibit the use by a third party of the patented invention, from a specified date and for a restricted duration (generally 20 many years).

Some countries might at the time of registration concern a "provisional patent" and may grant a "grace period" of a single 12 months which avoids the invalidity of the patent to an inventor who disclosed his invention prior to filing a patent in a non-confidential basis with the advantage of permitting rapid dissemination of technical information...