By Haynes Beffel & Wolfeld LLP posted in patent law on Tuesday, August 22, 2017.
When was the last time you received a rejection of patent claims from the U.S. Patent Office that left you scratching your head… so much so, that you had to look up some law to figure out how to handle it? Recently, I had to respond to a
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By Haynes Beffel & Wolfeld LLP posted in patent law on Tuesday, August 8, 2017.
35 USC 119(a) is the statute that allows one (an individual, entity, etc.) to claim priority to an earlier “priority” application in another country. However, this statute appears to have been written for the pre-AIA regime in which US
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By Haynes Beffel & Wolfeld LLP posted in patent law on Tuesday, August 1, 2017.
HBW is located in the coastal town of Half Moon Bay, CA, approximately thirty minutes south of San Francisco and thirty minutes north of Silicon Valley. HBW is a boutique IP law firm that works with inventors in the Bay Area and
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