Mission: To provide veterans with patenting services. Patenting services are those services that are needed to properly apply for a patent. And includes those services needed to prosecute the application before the patent office. This includes the following five kinds of patent application help. Firstly, Prior Art Searching – Patentability Searching. Secondly, Opinions and Reports – Clearance – Freedom to Operate – Opposition – Validity. Thirdly, Patent Application Drafting – editing – preparation of specification – description – claims – and drawings for patent applications. Fourthly, Application Filing – provisional – non provisional – utility – design – plant – US – PCT. Fifthly, Patent Prosecution – Responses to USPTO Office Actions – Examiner Interviews.
Target demographics: Provide veterans free prior art searching, application drafting, filing, and prosecution.
Geographic areas served: Pro Bono patenting services for veterans - military - dependents.
Programs: Provide veterans free prior art searching, application drafting, filing, and prosecution.