8. Writing the Patent Application

  1. Francis J. Waller

Published Online: 15 JUL 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118084441.ch8

Writing Chemistry Patents and Intellectual Property: A Practical Guide

Writing Chemistry Patents and Intellectual Property: A Practical Guide

How to Cite

Waller, F. J. (2011) Writing the Patent Application, in Writing Chemistry Patents and Intellectual Property: A Practical Guide, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118084441.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JUL 2011
  2. Published Print: 2 SEP 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470497401

Online ISBN: 9781118084441

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Keywords:

  • writing patent application - drafting an outline for a patent application, overlapping formal sections within patent application;
  • identifying a problem to be solved - patent, novel solution that cannot be found in any prior art worldwide;
  • circumventing rules of electrophilic aromatic substitution - in substitution pattern on aromatic ring with R group

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Chapter Objective

  • Introduction

  • The Inventive Process

  • Summary of Our Understanding for Patents and Trade Secrets

  • Identifying a Problem to Be Solved

  • Methodology to Solve a Complex Problem

  • Possible Inventions from Our Everyday Reading

  • Patentability Requirements

  • Circumventing the Rules of Electrophilic Aromatic Substitution

  • Water Splitting via Ruthenium Complex

  • Detecting Mechanical Stress within a Polymer

  • Places to Find Future Problems

  • Controlling Molecular Size of Semiconductor Quantum Dots

  • Chapter Summary

  • Additional Reading

  • Question