Unformatted text preview: To be patentable, the invention must be: novelty , usefulness and non-obviousness . IF addressed in the Specifications, where are these characteristics first mentioned: Novelty [new, unique feature] ______/______ Usefulness [function, field of use] ______/______ Non-obviousness [why didn’t anyone think of this before/] ______/______ Where is the enabling requirement satisfied? from: _____/_____ to: _____/_____ Where is the best mode discussed? from: _____/_____ to: _____/_____ The claims start at: ______/______. The total number of claims: __________ The first ‘independent claim’ is claim # _____ at ______/______. The first ‘dependent claim’ is claim # _____ at ______/______....
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- #, Patentability, Inventive step and non-obviousness, art’ references?