Patenting - An Overview For New Inventors

If you are significant about an thought and want to see it turned into a fully fledged invention, it is essential to get some type of patent safety, at least to the 'patent pending' standing. Without having that, it is unwise to promote or advertise the notion, as it is easily stolen. Much more than that, businesses you approach will not consider you critically - as without the patent pending standing your idea is just that - an concept.

1. When does an idea turn out to be an invention?

Whenever an idea gets patentable it is referred to as an invention. In practice, this is not usually...