Entries by Yuri Eliezer Esq

Is My Idea Patentable?

Any person who has invented or discovered a new and useful process, machine, article of manufacture, or composition of matter may obtain a patent for it. This also includes any new or useful improvement on a past invention. Laws of nature and theories are not patentable. This requirement is outlined in title 35 of the […]

What Does My Free Consultation with a Patent Attorney Include?

SmartUp® is an organization committed to promoting the development and progress of inventors, entrepreneurs, and start-ups across the nation. To show our commitment, every Patent Attorney affiliated with SmartUp® agrees to provide you with a free consultation – you don’t pay a dime. We respectfully ask that you limit your discussions to the specific question […]

What Is a Patent?

A patent is a document that discloses an invention to the public. In exchange for disclosing the invention to the public, the U.S. government grants the inventor rights to exclude others from making, using, or selling the invention claimed in the patent for a period of 20 years. There are a few types of Patents: […]

What Does SmartUp Provide?

Our online platform guides you in preparing the documents you need to secure a patent and then connects you to a patent attorney who will optimize, formalize, and file these documents for professional patent pending coverage. The online platform takes care of all of the administrative formalities in the patenting process so that attorneys can […]