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Unformatted text preview: items. 2) Filing out a lot of government paperwork. 3) Pay all the required patent fees. Fees can include filing, search, examinations, and other fees. Note: Limitations do apply. The government decides the limitations on who can file for a patent and sometimes how they can apply as far as how the paperwork is processed. As for registering a copyright, procedures must also be followed. Some of these procedures include: 1) Making sure you have the rights to obtain the copyright on the item by law. 2) Filling out all the governments necessary paperwork. 3) Paying all the fees to obtain the copyright. Note: Limitations also apply to copyrights. For example, you cannot request a copyright on items that are already copyrighted by someone else. Both patents and copyrights require final approval by government. Wendy Eller...
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This note was uploaded on 12/08/2009 for the course AC 116 AC 116 taught by Professor Unknown during the Spring '09 term at Kaplan University.
- Spring '09