Monthly Archives: November 2010

8 Tips For Inventors Planning To File A Patent Application

Copyright 2010 Frederic M. Douglas.  All Rights Reserved. 1. When you get your stroke of genius and come up with an idea, WRITE IT DOWN! You need to create a record of invention before going any further. You should list: … Continue reading

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Frederic M. Douglas – Registered Patent Attorney

Prosecution and preparation of provisional, utility and PCT patent applications in the biomedical, electronic, chemical, energy, desalination, aviation,electrophotograpy, business methods, telecommunications, database, and mechanical fields for concerns ranging in size from startup companies to Fortune 500 companies. Preparation of freedom … Continue reading

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Developing A Discovery Plan For A Patentee Plaintiff

© Frederic M. Douglas 2010.  All Rights Reserved.  (A) Review Jury Instructions and Prepare a Proof Rubric        Determine what you need to prove and what the defendant needs to prove.  Prepare a list of documents and testimony needed to … Continue reading

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International Intellectual Property Rights Regarding Plants Native To India: Texmati = Basmati?

International Intellectual Property Rights Regarding Plants Native To India: Texmati = Basmati? © Frederic M. Douglas, April 1999; 2010.  All Rights Reserved. By Frederic M. Douglas, Esq. fdouglas@cox.net   I.   Introduction In the age of global markets and the resulting … Continue reading

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Patent Validity: Offers to Sell an Invention

© Frederic M. Douglas, January 14, 2002.  All Rights Reserved. fdouglas@cox.net  Patent Validity: Offers to Sell an Invention  Q. When does an offer to sell bar patenting an invention?  A.  When a commercial offer of sale is madc.  General Discussion … Continue reading

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