By James F. Hann of Haynes Beffel & Wolfeld LLP posted in patent law on Tuesday, July 11, 2017.
On behalf of Haynes Beffel & Wolfeld LLP by James F. Hann
In our last post, we covered what a design patent is, as well as “the basics” on how to protect it. This week, we are focused on advanced design patent application strategies. In some cases, you have a preferred design but you
By James F. Hann of Haynes Beffel & Wolfeld LLP posted in patent law on Tuesday, June 27, 2017.
A design patent protects the ornamental appearance of an article of manufacture. The design must be new, original and nonobvious. Design patents cover one or both of surface ornamentation on an article and the