How to Patent an Idea - US Patent Property RightsThe property rights that a US patent gives your invention means the right to prevent others who do not have your permission from making, using, offering for sale, or selling your invention in the United States or importing your invention into the United States. To get a US patent, all applications must be filed in the US Patent and Trademark Office.
For more general information about US patents and the operations of the US Patent and Trademark Office.
- US Patent Application Process
- Different US Patent Types
- Where to Get US Patent Forms
- Using a Patent Attorney or Agent
- File Electronically