U.S. patent application figures trended modestly down. The preliminary total of 485,500 applications is down from the all time high of 496,886 set in 2008. The shift toward a majority of foreign applications has continued. Of the 190,121 total patents issued 96,395 (~ 51%) were foreign.
The question from potential clients is so often: “Why should I have my Intellectual Property (IP) managed by a third party? I already have competent Intellectual Property lawyers who are patent experts.” This is certainly, a good and reasonable question.
We love party discussions about solar wind turbines and photovoltaic (PV) panels for generating electricity, especially for governments and local area projects that need to be voted on. There are so many wrong ways of building such systems. If it’s worth installing one, you have to do a few things before that will save you a [...]
Our country is pushing a great deal of money into renewable energy, i.e. Solar photovoltaic (PV) Panels and Wind Turbines. In the military, we call this, “Good Initiative, Bad Judgment.”