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Bruce Berman brings the aptitude of the entrepreneur to the sector of patents. His skills–as a company government, networker, and public family members strategist–are detailed within the ‘green eye shade’ global of highbrow estate. This publication is a needs to learn when you need to know how the company of patents relatively works. –Bruce Lehman, Assistant Secretary of trade and U.S. Commissioner of Patents & emblems, 1993—1999

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One obtains a patent, so one could assume incorrectly to have the right to practice that invention. The truth of the matter is that patent owners have only the right to exclude others from their patented inventions. A patent owner may only legally use, make, or sell the patented invention if no other 6 Intellectual Property “101” patents are infringed by doing so. For example, if Sally patents a widget, and John patents an improved widget, John may not be able to make his improved widgets if in making them he has to practice the invention claimed in Sally’s patent.

Lawyers will benefit from Mr. Hanchuk’s discourse if only to equip themselves to better discuss pertinent information with their clients. Investors will read the chapter and no doubt return to it as a handy reference. The following are a few of Hanchuk’s possible patent red flags and green lights—a useful guide for the uninitiated. Possible signs of patent strengths: • Use of different independent claims formats of varying scope (from broad to narrow) • Use of many nested dependent claims • Discussion of many embodiments in the body of an application • Old filing date • Detailed and lengthy prior art section • Lengthy search classification • Series of patents clustered around a particular technology/product Possible signs of patent weakness • Very few claims • Contains only long independent claims • Contains only short independent claims • Very brief detailed description • Relatively recent filing date INTRODUCTION Everyone seems to have an opinion about patents, yet almost no one seems to actually read them.

Even with close competitors, with the creative negotiations of the intellectual property advisors, the potential exists for a company to obtain licenses and cross-licenses that might provide for additional revenue and the freedom to operate new inventions. A FINAL THOUGHT The world of intellectual property is constantly changing. In the recent past, many patent laws and regulations have changed, and the courts have generated new interpretations of intellectual property law that will impact the value of granted patents and pending applications.

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