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Unformatted text preview: ing date of patent, and 2. commercially used the invention commercially before effective filing date Patents Patents Useful Serves a purpose Not Obvious To person of ordinary skill in the field To Patents Novel Invent before functional elements are revealed (no “prior art”) revealed ”) Elements not in public use, offered for sale, described in print, or patented Patents Timely Filing “File-Within-One-Year” Rule As soon as functional elements of invention are revealed (“prior art”), inventor has one year to file patent application Patents Patents Pfaff v. Wells Electronics No, patent denied. No, 1-year period begins with commercial marketing of invention, even though invention not yet reduced to practice (not yet in production). Patents Patents Lough v. Brunswick Corp. Assigned to the following students to brief Assigned and present in class on Thursday, March 31: 31: (1) Evan Gow (2) Taylor Jenkins (3) John Munson (4) Nikhil Saraf Patents Patents Patent Infringement Claim 1. Literal infringement 1. Literal Item made, used, or sold by D clearly falls Item wit...
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This note was uploaded on 08/24/2011 for the course LEB 323 taught by Professor Baker during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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