What is the enablement requirement in United States patent law?
A patent is a set of exclusive rights granted to an inventor for a limited period of time in exchange for detailed public disclosure of an invention. The detailed public disclosure is a key
For a patent application to be granted in the United States the subject of the patent application must fall into at least one of the principle categories of subject matter eligible for a patent. The
Patent law, in general, is interesting to only patent lawyers. The general public has no interest in the details of patent prosecution. But once a decade or so, a patent prosecution worth watching passes through
Acquiring a patent is a long and expensive process. The owner of the patent, the patent attorney who is representing the owner and the patent examiner at the United States Patent and Trademark Office all expend a
A patent is a form of intellectual property. When a patent is issued, the patent grants the owner of the patent the right to exclude other from using the invention claimed in the patent. When