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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:

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  • Drafting the patent application
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  • 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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Patents News In Buffalo - Google News

Lex Machina releases data on design patent litigation showing strong correlation with trademark infringement actions
Steve Brachmann is a writer located in Buffalo, New York. He has worked professionally as a freelancer for more than seven years. He has become a regular contributor to IPWatchdog.com, writing about technology, innovation and is the primary author of ...

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Venture capital more impactful than angel investments for tech startups
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BUFFALO, N.Y. ? Technology entrepreneurs who get funding from venture capitalists go public sooner and have more impactful innovation than those who partner with angel investors, according to research from the University at Buffalo School of ...

blue buffalo hires rd leader to enhance product innovation and advance scientific learning
WILTON, Conn., Oct. 24, 2016 -- Blue Buffalo Company (Nasdaq:BUFF) announced that Greg Reinhart, PhD, has joined the company as Senior Vice President, Research & Development. Dr. Reinhart will lead the Blue Buffalo R&D team that is responsible for ...
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Former Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company Executive Joins 22nd Century
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In order to fully integrate with the 22nd Century executive team, Mr. Zercher is relocating his family from Santa Fe, New Mexico to Buffalo, New York. ?I am excited to join the great team at 22nd Century and look forward to renewing the important ...

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