Using the Term ‘Patent Pending'

Read this tip to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. LifeTips is the place to go when you need to know about Patent Law and other Invention topics.

Using the Term ‘Patent Pending'

When it comes time to patent new invention ideas, many inventors choose to apply for a patent and simultaneously present their invention to interested companies. The advantages of doing this is that an invention deal early on the process can shorten the product's time to market. Using the term "patent pending" when using this strategy is advisable.



Nobody has commented on this tip yet. Be the first.


URL: (optional)


Not finding the advice and tips you need on this Invention Tip Site? Request a Tip Now!

Guru Spotlight
Carma Spence-Pothitt