Mark Nowotarski shows how to use an Allowance Cloud™ to determine if an examiner is “negotiable” or “not negotiable”. Presented at the 2018 Annual Meeting of the National Association of Patent ...
An analysis of "patent filing date versus patent issue date" can help applicants draft applications that have the best chance of early allowance.
The new first-to-file mantra is “File early.”, “File often.” But I say, “How early?”, “How often?” An important consideration is how fast the technology in your field is evolving.
Mark Nowotarski proposes that breakthrough inventions are more likely to be found in portfolios with high abandonment rates than in less speculative portfolios with lower abandonment rates.