In general terms, a “utility patent” protects the way an article is used and works (35 U.S.C. 101). A utility patent drawings protects the structural and functional aspects of an article. We provide affordable patent drawings service.
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A) Are drawings required for provisional patents?
Yes, but there are exceptions. To understand the invention drawings are necessary. In case no drawings present in provisional application. Then the applicant receives the notification. He/She gets time to submit at least one drawing to complete the filing.
B) How long does a utility patent last?
A U.S. utility patent is generally granted for 20 years from the date the patent application is filed. However, periodic fees are chargeable to maintain the enforceability of the patent. A design patent is generally granted protection for 14 years. It is measured from the date the design patent is granted.
C) What does a utility patent protect?
A utility patent is a patent that covers the creation of a new or improved and useful product, process, or machine. A utility patent, also known as a “patent for invention,”. It prohibits other individuals or companies from making, using, or selling the invention without authorization.
D) How much does it cost to get a utility patent?
Because filing a non-provisional patent application is more expensive and costs about $900. This total cost also includes searches and reviews as well as examination fees which costs around $220. Once you add legal fees and non-provisional patents it usually costs between $8,000 and $15,000 or more.
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