April 29, 2011

Case Studies Reveal Pitfalls of Patent Filings

Asia IP

When an applicant lacks a true understanding of the intended purpose of the patent system, has little or no experience in drafting a specification, and is not knowledgeable in patent laws and regulations, the chances his applications may be rejected based on avoidable grounds are high. This article examines a number of applications that demonstrate the dangers inherent in a weak grasp of applicable patent laws and deadlines.