Faber On Mechanics Of Patent Claim Drafting

Faber On Mechanics Of Patent Claim Drafting

Faber On Mechanics Of Patent Claim Drafting

More patent applications are rejected because of claim drafting flaws than because of problems with inventions. A trusted working tool for more than two decades, Faber on Mechanics of Patent Claim Drafting spotlights proven claim drafting practices and techniques that have been firmly established by patent authorities and custom. This lucid, time-saving handbook offers you: Start-to-finish directions for each type of claim apparatus or machine, method or process, composition of matter, article of manufacture, and biotechnology. Extensive discussion of nonart rejections, classic and more recent constructions of means clauses, inherent function of the apparatus doctrine, mental steps and computer programs, product-by-process claims, and claims referring to drawings. Quotations from litigated claims to help you see which types of limitations and phrases have (and have not) been judicially approved. Real-world examples of dependent claims, Jepson claims, generic and species claims, subcombination claims, and biotechnology. Numerous tips on how to avoid common claim drafting mistakes. Definitions and preferred usage of stylized words and phrases in patent law, such as comprising, consisting, means for, step for, and whereby. Guidance on how to review claims to eliminate errors and superfluous language. Faber on Mechanics of Patent Claim Drafting examines: Ways of avoiding transition words that can cause unnecessary claim interpretation problems. Claim terms that are incapable of interpretation and can render claims indefinite and invalid. Problematic alternative expressions. Practical issues involved in amending filed claims, claiming numerical ranges and amounts, and disclosing in a specification several alternatives of elements or embodiments of the invention. Faber on Mechanics of Patent Claim Drafting provides full coverage of U.S. Supreme Court and other court decisions critical to claim drafting. It is an indispensable guide for patent specialists and other intellectual property attorneys, corporate counsel, and non-specialists who represent inventors, patent officials, and inventors."

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Genre : Law
Author : Robert C. Faber
Publisher :
Release : 2015-09-07
Total Pages : 900 Pages
ISBN : 1402424264


Faber On Mechanics Of Patent Claim Drafting

Faber On Mechanics Of Patent Claim Drafting

More patent applications are rejected because of claim-drafting flaws than because of problems with inventions. A trusted working tool for more than two decades, PLI's Faber on Mechanics of Patent Claim Drafting gives you the clear and complete guidance you need to draft foolproof claims for any type of invention. Faber on Mechanics of Patent Claim Drafting spotlights proven claim-drafting practices and techniques that have been firmly established by patent authorities and custom. This lucid, timesaving handbook offers you start-to-finish directions on how to craft claims for different types of inventions; real-world examples of effective claim drafting; insight into the accepted words and phrases you should use in specific drafting situations; instruction on how to describe structures in the drawings; and numerous tips on how to avoid common claim-drafting mistakes. Included are helpful glossaries of patent terms and the mechanical terms used in drawings. Updated at least annually, Faber on Mechanics of Patent Claim Drafting is an indispensable guide for patent specialists and other intellectual property attorneys, corporate counsel, non-specialists who represent inventors, patent officials, and inventors.

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Genre : Law
Author : Robert C. Faber
Publisher : Practising Law Inst
Release : 2008-11
Total Pages : 904 Pages
ISBN : 1402411340


Faber On Mechanics Of Patent Claim Drafting

Faber On Mechanics Of Patent Claim Drafting

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Genre : Patent practice
Author : Robert C. Faber
Publisher :
Release : 2008
Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : OCLC:276356679


Landis On Mechanics Of Patent Claim Drafting

Landis On Mechanics Of Patent Claim Drafting

The Securities Law of Public Finance is the authoritative resource you'll want to consult for the new rules to come as well as the current standards now in place. Written by one of the most respected figures in the field, the award-winning author and practitioner Robert A. Fippinger, this classic guide covers every vital area for you, from finance structuring to securities distribution to closings.

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Genre : Patent practice
Author : Robert C. Faber
Publisher :
Release : 1996
Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : STANFORD:36105063813039


Mechanics Of Patent Claim Drafting

Mechanics Of Patent Claim Drafting

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Genre : Patent practice
Author : John L. Landis
Publisher :
Release : 1974
Total Pages : 549 Pages
ISBN : OCLC:1222169


Landis On Mechanics Of Patent Claim Drafting

Landis On Mechanics Of Patent Claim Drafting

The Securities Law of Public Finance is the authoritative resource you'll want to consult for the new rules to come as well as the current standards now in place. Written by one of the most respected figures in the field, the award-winning author and practitioner Robert A. Fippinger, this classic guide covers every vital area for you, from finance structuring to securities distribution to closings.

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Genre : Law
Author : Robert C. Faber
Publisher : Practising Law Institute
Release : 2003
Total Pages : 1870 Pages
ISBN : 0872240541


Rules Of Patent Drafting

Rules Of Patent Drafting

Rules of Patent Drafting: Guidelines from the Federal Circuit helps patent drafters avoid errors by setting out and explaining the legal principles that govern patent prosecution as set forth in case law issued by the Federal Circuit, the appellate division for all patent cases in the federal courts of the United States.

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Genre : Law
Author : Joseph Root
Publisher : OUP USA
Release : 2011-02-17
Total Pages : 472 Pages
ISBN : 0199734925


How To Write A Patent Application

How To Write A Patent Application

This benchmark resource takes the guesswork and risk out of preparing patent applications by taking you step by step through the entire process. Equally useful to both veteran and novice patent attorneys, How to Write a Patent Application explains, analyzes, and illustrates all the essential principles and techniques of drafting solid patent applications. Designed to give you complete guidance for every step in the process, How to Write a Patent Application shows you how to: Obtain the information you need from inventors, Prepare information disclosure statements, Explain inventions so judges and juries will be impressed by their value, Write patent applications that survive litigation and licensing negotiations, Satisfy the "best mode" requirement. Prepare U.S. applications for foreign filings.

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Genre : Law
Author : Jeffrey G. Sheldon
Publisher : Practising Law Inst
Release : 1995-11-29
Total Pages : 1245 Pages
ISBN : 0872240444


Invention Analysis And Claiming

Invention Analysis And Claiming

Invention Analysis and Claiming presents a comprehensive approach to analyzing inventions and capturing them in a sophisticated set of patent claims. A central theme is the importance of using the problem-solution paradigm to identify the "inventive concept" before the claim-drafting begins. The book's teachings are grounded in "old school" principles of patent practice that, before now, have been learned only on the job from supervisors and mentors.

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Genre : Law
Author : Ronald D. Slusky
Publisher : American Bar Association
Release : 2007
Total Pages : 284 Pages
ISBN : 1590318188


Post Grant Proceedings Before The Patent Trial And Appeal Board

Post Grant Proceedings Before The Patent Trial And Appeal Board

The America Invents Act created the Patent Trial and Appeal Board which is akin to the Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences and which will preside over various new proceedings designed to provide parties with a more effective venue in which to litigate patent validity. The most commonly used procedure will be inter partes review, which effectively replaces inter partes reexamination as of September 16, 2012. Other post-grant proceeding include Post-Grant Review and the Transitional Program for Covered Business Method Patents. Post-Grant Proceedings Before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board guides readers through the process of initiating a post-grant proceeding, taking discovery, seeking sanctions, proposing and opposing claim amendments, effectively advocating at the oral hearing, appealing to the Federal Circuit, and handling a wide array of issues involving co-pending district court litigation. Updated at least once a year, Post-Grant Proceedings Before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board is a comprehensive and indispensable resource for anyone involved in a proceeding before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board."

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Genre : Law
Author : Oblon Spivak Llp
Publisher : Practising Law Institute
Release : 2014-04-13
Total Pages : 400 Pages
ISBN : 1402418418