The Name Game

We received a request to discuss the titles and names used by Examiners, attorneys, and guests during interviews at the USPTO.  It’s an area in… Read More »The Name Game

Seriously, Bro

Frequently, an Applicant will amend an independent claim based on a feature from a dependent claim.  The next Office communication seems to consider more thoroughly… Read More »Seriously, Bro

What Counts

USPTO Examiners are evaluated partially on their production.  This production is largely determined by the count system.  The count system is not discussed in the… Read More »What Counts

Device in a Box

Some patent applications discuss networks including a single server and a single client.  As a result, when claiming one device (for example, Client A), the… Read More »Device in a Box