February 6, 2018

Things To Do When Your Provisional Patent Application Has Nearly Lapsed

Because I strongly believe in the importance of testing the market, I’m a big proponent of provisional patent applications. Obtaining a non-provisional patent can easily cost […]
February 6, 2018

Don’t File That Patent Yet. File A Provisional Patent Application First.

Speed to market is paramount today. Whether you are a creative person, inventor, entrepreneur, startup, medium-sized enterprise, or Fortune 500 company, there’s no doubt that filing […]
February 14, 2018

Provisional Patents: What are they and why do you need them?

By Gene Quinn The first thing that needs to be said, and completely understood, is that there is no such thing as a provisional patent. Patent attorneys […]
February 14, 2018

When is best to use a provisional patent application?

By Gene Quinn In many, if not most or even nearly all, situations the invention as you initially conceive of it will not be the invention […]
February 22, 2019

The Lean Provisional Patent

Don talks about the Lean Provisional Patent, how to find and work with the right suppliers, and more… The Lean Provisional Patent How can independent inventors […]