minimize the risk that you'll encounter unexpected prior art.

Here's what smart tech companies need to know.


Prior art plays a significant role in determining the patentability of your inventions. In fact, it's one of the most common reasons the U.S. patent office gives for rejecting claims in patent applications.

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  • How will discovering prior art affect the claims in your patent application?
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  • How can you avoid accidentally creating prior art against your own patents and applications?

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