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The Law Office of Joan I. Norek

        Intellectual Property

            Chicago, Illinois





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Basic Attorney-Prepared U.S. Provisional Patent Applications

Firm's flat-rate basic provisional patent application program

  • Professional provisional patent application - by experienced registered patent attorney - focus is on providing the required enabling disclosure - no claims included.

  • Lower complexity, single-focus subjects only - hourly rate available for higher complexity and/or multi-focus subjects.

  • Applicant must provide a written, simple, informal, plain-language subject disclosure/description and respond to requests for further information.

  • Partial refund if discontinued prior to filing (incomprehensible disclosure, incompetent subject, response failures etc.)

Basic provisional patent application program:


1.    Attorney fees: $1,960
2.    D
            2.1    Client provided - no charge
            2.2    Informal - $100 per figure
3.    USPTO filing fee:

             3.1    $65  (micro entity) or

             3.2    $130 (small entity) or

             3.2    $260 (large entity)

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The Law Office of Joan I. Norek
25 E. Washington Street, Suite 1400
Chicago, Illinois  60602
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