Essential Tips for Patent Illustrations (1)

3 Important Tips for Patent Illustrations while Applying Patent Applications

While applying for a patent, the law requires that an applicant must provide at least one patent illustration (also called patent drawings). Basically, an inventor includes drawing in the application to ease the process of understanding and to help create a better quality of an application. Mainly in the situation where the invention deals with a process, it[…]

Patent Illustration Requirements

Patent Illustration Requirements

Creating an illustration for patents is a completely different affair as it involves strict compliance with the patent regulatory norms of the intended jurisdiction. Unlike other forms of illustration, here, the draftsperson needs to have a complete understanding of the subject matter as well as the patent illustration rules set forth by the respective patent office. Irrespective of the fact whether[…]

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Patent drawings: takeaways for draftsperson

Drawing is something that has fascinated human minds for decades and we have been using it in one form or the other. Since, a drawing worth thousand words, men have been relying on drawings for effective communication since decades and same goes true even in this knowledge economy wherein inventions and discoveries are accompanied by[…]

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Increasing Relevance of Drawings for Patents

A Patent drawing or a patent illustration is not merely an art but also requires in-depth understandings of patent regulatory norms. Though an artistic flavor is something which is of utmost importance in drawings for patents, still there are some important rules and simply by following those rules we can increase the relevance of our drawings[…]

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Design Patent Drawing: Best Practices

Unlike a utility patent which protects the functionality of an article, a design patent protects the appearance of the same. Since a design patent doesn’t protect the structural or functional feature of an article a design patent drawing prepared to support your drawing would be different from a utility patent drawing. Before  we move on to the[…]

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Art of Creating Drawings for Patents

Creating drawings for patents is an art that requires well acquaintances not only with the patent regulatory norms but also of relevant computer aided designing software like AutoCAD. Accompanying an application with a patent illustration is not mandatory, still, if it’s used will be of great value as it can help examiners understand the idea clearly.[…]

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Advantages of Hiring a Patent Drawing Company

Patent drawing is a component that is not required as per the statutory rules of various patent offices; still, it makes sense to include a patent drawing as it can increase the chances of your patent application being approved. This is not a guarantee, but it’s a hope and we can say this, is, because[…]

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Various Line Types Used in a Patent Illustration and Patent Drawings

As we discussed earlier creating patent drawings are not like drawings that we did in our school days. Here we have a set of rules those needs to be followed religiously and failing which could put our objective in jeopardy. Apart from general patent drawing rules, we have also set of rules for creating various[…]

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Qualities a Patent Drawing Company should Have

Patent drawing companies are those companies that help patent seekers create an effective and stunning drawing for their ideas and/or inventions. These days, there are plenty of companies that offer patent illustration services to their clients, however, not all are at par with the required standards. And hence, it’s important for companies to ensure right[…]

Methods of Creating Patent Drawing

Patent drawing or patent illustration is one of the most important elements of patent documents that are submitted to respective patent offices like U.S. Patent Office or EPO. Though it is not mandatory to include a drawing to your documents still it is prudent. Since, our main goal here is to get our patent approved; a[…]