Patent Infringement Avoidance
Infringement avoidance overview:
To infringe a patent claim,
the subject must have every element recited in the claim or its equivalent.
A patent infringement-avoidance
requires an interpretation of the patent claims, which in turn requires an
examination of the USPTO file of the application from which the patent issued
and all prior art cited therein.
A patent infringement
avoidance program requires a comprehensive evaluation of the client's product or
infringement-avoidance program might requires evaluations of alternatives to the
the client's current product or process proposals.
A patent infringement-avoidance program might lead to
Is a patent infringement-avoidance program worth the costs? That is
always a business decision.
other topics -
meaningful patent protection,
Patent Infringement Avoidance Programs --
expensive, time-consuming, sometimes necessary.
contact the firm
(all contact modes)
or call 312.419.8055
Initial consultations start at $240.
firmís charges for patent infringement-avoidance programs start at $1,800.
Further cost estimates available after initial evaluation.