Provisional Application for Patent
A provisional application for patent establishes your priority filing date with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and lets you immediately start labeling your invention "patent pending."
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1. Complete our simple online questionnaire
Complete our simple questionnaire. If you need technical assistance at any time, our customer care specialists are available to help.
2. We conduct a Peace of Mind Review™
Your Application is Created and Reviewed Our LegalZip® system creates your Provisional Application for Patent. For your convenience, we can even create your technical drawings and perform a patent search. As an option, you can have your application reviewed by a patent professional.
3. We electronically file your application with the USPTO
Complete the Provisional Application for Patent questionnaire. If you need technical assistance at any time, our customer care specialists are available to help.
+ filing fee
Completion of provisional application for patent
Digitizing and color adjustment of your technical drawings
Professional review (optional), which includes drafting one independent claim and more
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