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An invention or revolutionary idea that is valuable to the public can also be valuable to its creator, and they need to protect their interests. You don’t want the time, energy, dedication and perseverance to be squandered, so your best bet is to get a patent. But patent law one of the most complex areas of U.S. law, and the process of obtaining one can be fraught with difficulties. One of the first among many challenges is trying to determine which patent is right for your invention, idea or design.
Patents are issued by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and getting one is not simple, and there is a high rate of failure. The requirements to obtain the relevant patent are extensive, and you could end up spending tens of thousands of dollars and decide to abandon your efforts. Before you begin the process of applying for a patent, you first need to consult with a patent attorney in Louisiana.
Inventors, entrepreneurs, artists should protect their work by applying for one of the following patents as outlined in U.S. Code Title 35:
Above are the types of patents available from the USPTO, but most patents are issued for just the three categories discussed below:
If you have questions about getting a patent in Louisiana, you can send inquiries to an inventor’s organization, such as:
Manufacturing Extension Partnership of Louisiana (MEPOL)
2250 Johnston St
Lafayette, LA 70503
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