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Retaining a Federally-Registered Patent Attorney.
Patent law in the United States is federal law. Federally-registered Patent Attorneys are licensed to prosecute patent applications of inventors located in Buffalo, before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

During the application process, the federal government will not provide assistance to a patent applicant. In fact, the United States Patent and Trademark Office strongly advises patent applicants to contact a registered patent attorney or a patent agent.

A federally-registered Patent Attorney can assist in:

  • Performing a patent search
  • Drafting the patent application
  • Conducting interviews with a patent Examiner
  • Handling appeals to the Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences
  • Correcting an issued patent
  • Litigating in case of infringement

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Patents in the state of New York: According to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, over 27,820 patents were granted in the state of New York between 2006 and 2010, including over 7,070 patents granted in 2010. Most inventions patented between 2006 and 2010 in the state of New York were Electrical.

NY: 2006-2010 Average 2010
Electrical over 2,950 patents over 3,730 patents
Chemical over 1,330 patents over 1,790 patents
Mechanical over 1,260 patents over 1,540 patents


Obtaining a Patent in the United States.
A U.S. patent grants a patent owner the right to exclude others from making, using, selling, or distributing the patented invention without permission, for a period of 14-20 years. During this time period, the patent owner can generate revenue through licensing or sale.

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Patent allowance opens opportunities for 22nd Century Group
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A Clarence cigarette manufacturer has received a patent allowance that it says will provide commercial opportunities for several products. 22nd Century Group Inc. has received a notice of allowance from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on ...

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