State of Innovation

Patents and Innovation Economics

Cost and Timeline for Patents

Note that this post is based on free audio CD, titled How to Make Your Patents a WMD- Weapon of Market Domination.  If you want a free copy of the audio CD click here

For a businessperson to be able to make an informed investment decision, he needs to know the cost and timeframe the investment will require and compare them to economic benefits.  Today I am going to present the costs associated with obtaining a patent in a traditional patent acquisition timeline.  After this, I will discuss how these costs can be deferred to lower the risk of an investment in a patent.  Read more »

June 4, 2009 Posted by dbhalling | -How to, Patents | , , | 2 Comments