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This step-by-step guide to the patent process answers all your questions:
* What is a patent? * What can be patented? * Who may apply for a patent? * What specifications, models, or exhibits must accompany a patent application? * How long does a patent application take? * How can denied applications be appealed? * What rights are granted by a patent? * and many others. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.