Monday, December 17, 2007

How to Search for Patent Attorneys

To Search for Patent Attorneys and Agents by Last Name:

Go To: WWW.USPTO.GOV

Click on left toolbar to Search for patent attorneys
Enter a last name in the Last Name entry field. (Note that the Exact match radio button is checked by default. Therefore you must spell the last name of the patent attorney or agent correctly.)
Click the Search button.
To Search for Patent Attorneys and Agents by Business/Firm Name:
Enter the name of the business or firm name in the Business/Firm Name entry field. (Note that the Starts with radio button is checked by default.)
Click the Search button.
To Search for Patent Attorneys and Agents in a City:
Enter the name of the city in the City entry field. (Note that the Exact match radio button is checked by default. Therefore you must spell the city correctly.)
Click the Search button.
To Search for Patent Attorneys and Agents in a State or Province:
Select the name of the state or province in the State/Province drop down box.
Click the Search button.
Other Search Tips:
Use the radio buttons to the right of entry fields and drop down boxes to expand or reduce the number of results in your search.
If you can search by Registration Number, you will get the fastest results.
If your search results in multiple pages of data, use the View All link at the bottom right of the search results page to view all the search results at once.
Do not use a period when using a practitioner's initials in the search criteria.

For more patent information contact: WWW.GAPATENTS.COM

1 comment:

Noro IP said...

Thanks for providing such a beneficial information regarding patent search for patent attorneys.