Patents

Accelerate your Intellectual Property

Protecting your intellectual property is important to your business. Select Patents™ supports businesses to develop an effective patent protection strategy. We handle all aspects of utility, design, and provisional patents, including:

Patent Portfolio Analysis – Determine which technologies you should focus your patenting efforts on so you can maximize the return on your patent investment.

Patentability Searches – Determine the patentability of your inventions.

U.S. Provisional Patent Applications – Receive cost-effective “patent pending” status for your invention.

U.S. Non-Provisional Patent Applications (Utility) – Apply for patent protection on the structural and functional aspects of your invention.

U.S. Design Patent Applications – Apply for patent protection on the ornamental appearance of your invention.

PCT International Patent Applications – Apply for international patent protection for your invention.

Foreign Patent Protection – We work with foreign legal professionals worldwide to protect your foreign patent rights.

Below are links to rules and regulations relevant to patenting inventions in the United States.


U.S. Patent Laws

Patent Rules

Patent Manual of Examining Procedure (MPEP)

Nonprovisional (Utility) USPTO Patent Application Preparation Filing Guide

Patent Prosecution Process For Obtaining a Utility Patent at the USPTO

USPTO Patent Office Filing Fees

Board of Patent Appeals & Interferences Decisions

Federal Circuit Cases (CAFC)