The Facts You Should Know About Getting A Patent

A patent is an intellectual home proper that gives the holder, not an operating correct, but a right to prohibit the use by a third party of the patented invention, from a specified date and for a limited duration (usually 20 years).

Some countries might at the time of registration problem a "provisional patent" and may possibly grant a "grace period" of 1 year which avoids the invalidity of the patent to an inventor who disclosed his invention before filing a patent in a non-confidential basis with the benefit of making it possible for speedy dissemination of technical information although...