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The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is the government entity that is responsible for reviewing and granting patents. But like any entity, it is not uncommon for the Patent Office to grant a patent in error. However, while the new patent owner might be excited...
When you create a new product or technology that you want to protect, the logical solution is to apply for a patent. However, many people are still unclear as to what types of ideas United States patent laws actually protect. A recent example that highlights this...