Patents and Copyrights

Patent Search
Save Time and Money by Conducting a Patent Search before Preparing a Patent Application
 
  • Before you spend time and money preparing a patent application, you’ll want to make sure you've identified any existing patents or published applications that contain inventions similar to yours.
Application for Patent
File a Provisional Application for Patent
 
  • Establish Your Priority Filing Date with the Registrar General.
  • A provisional application for patent establishes your priority filing date with the Registrar General and lets you immediately start labeling your invention "patent pending."
Copyright Registration
It’s your creation.
 
  • Keep it safe Registering your copyright greatly enhances your legal protections against infringement.