Patent is like getting an authority or being a sole owner of the product. This license is provided by the Government over a product for a certain span of time. When a product bearer gets the patent right, it is him who gets the sole ownership and he can exclude anyone from making, using, selling the product.
Types of Patent applications
When a patent is applied in the initial stages of an invention to secure the date of filing is known as the provisional patent. The specification and the conditions are comparatively less than the regular patent application. This is the preliminary step of the patent registration.The period of time for a provisional patent is 12 months. Within the year one should file the complete patent application.
Advantages and Benefits of Provisional Application:
Provisional patent application filing Procedure
QusHow much time does it take to register the Patent?
AnsIt takes 18 months to 5 years for the patent registration.
QusFor how long is the Patent Registration valid?
AnsThe patent registration is valid for 20 years from the date of filing.
QusHow many types of patents are there?
AnsThere are three types of patents and they are
QusWhat are the types of patent Applications?
QusFor how long is Provisional Patent is valid for?
AnsProvisional Patent is valid for 12 months.