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Patent law in the United States is federal law. Federally-registered Patent Attorneys are licensed to prosecute patent applications of inventors located in Minnesota, before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

During the application process, the federal government will not provide assistance to a patent applicant. In fact, the United States Patent and Trademark Office strongly advises patent applicants to contact a registered patent attorney or a patent agent.

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  • Litigating in case of infringement

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Obtaining a Patent in the United States.
A U.S. patent grants a patent owner the right to exclude others from making, using, selling, or distributing the patented invention without permission, for a period of 14-20 years. During this time period, the patent owner can generate revenue through licensing or sale.

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Patents News In Minnesota - Google News


Tim Pawlenty: Put the brakes on patent trolls to protect consumers, businesses
Post-Bulletin
In this April 14 photo, former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty appears at the Nashua Area Republican Committee meeting in Nashua, N.H. An AP-GfK poll found that 45 percent of Republicans are dissatisfied with the GOP candidates who have declared or are ...


Triptolide abrogates growth of colon cancer and induces cell cycle arrest by ...
Nature.com
Correspondence: Dr V Dudeja, MBBS, Division of Basic and Translational Research, Department of Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA. E-mail: ..... R Chugh has ownership interest in a patent of Minnelide. AK Saluja has ...


3D Printing Isn't Rocket Science. Or Is It?
Robotics Tomorrow (press release)
Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq:SSYS), headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota and Rehovot, Israel, is a leading global provider of 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions. The company's patented FDM, PolyJet?, and WDM? 3D Printing technologies ...

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More Older Adults Are Becoming Inventors
Barre Montpelier Times Argus
Nepper, an electrical engineer who lives in North St. Paul, Minnesota, has pet projects that have included a self-guided lawn mower and an outside faucet that can run hot and cold. ... It can cost $5,000 to $15,000 ? and even then a patent may be denied.





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