InventorsIPO is new product development and marketing firm. We specialize in licensing, and selling new products. We also handle every aspect of marketing existing products, from the initial campaign, to the final marketing program.
What do the terms ``patent pending`` and ``patent applied for`` mean?
They are used by a manufacturer or seller of an article to inform the public that an application for patent on that article is on file in the Patent and Trademark Office. The law imposes a fine on those who use these terms falsely to deceive the public.
Copyright is a form of protection provided by the laws of the United States (title 17, U.S. Code) to the authors of original works of authorship, including literary, dramatic, musical, artistic, and certain other intellectual works. This protection is available to both published and unpublished works.