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What is a blocking patent?

A blocking patent is a patent relating to a particular area of technology which prevents another patent from being used because the other patent relies on technology covered by the first. Full Answer

How does one patent a new invention?

In order to patent a new invention, one has to get a grant of property right from the US Patent and Trademark Office. Depending on the type of patent needed, one will have to fill out an application for either… Full Answer