Monthly Archives: July 2016

Inventors Should Produce Data When Claiming a Range of Values

Patent examiners at the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) often reject patent claims on the basis of obviousness under 35 U.S.C. 103. An examiner can cite to a reference that was already known to the public and already disclosed a range of values that is the same or similar to the range of values claimed. It is […]

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