What to Consider When Filing Patents Internationally

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Why Startup Patents Are Doomed.

Patents for small companies are fundamentally different from patents for large companies. The decisions made – and skills needed – to develop the two are very different.

There are several problems..

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So You Have A Patent? Now What?

Now you have a patent, what are you going to do?

For many entrepreneurs, life goes on.  The nasty secret is that now that they have this new asset, they don't know what to do with it.  They spent..

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What risk is BlueIron taking when financing a patent?

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Inventions Where BlueIron Does NOT Invest

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Patents are Call Options on Technology

The only way for your patent to be valuable is to bring a product to market.

This post was published on Medium. You can read it here.

This post is an excerpt from my upcoming book "Startup IP..

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What Are The Costs To Enforce or Defend a Patent?

Two stages of litigation: claim construction and the trail.

Post Grant Review (or Inter-Partes Review)

Patent litigation can be very expensive, and the costs of litigation go up considerably with..

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Financing Patents is Actually CHEAPER Than Paying a Patent Attorney

Financing patents through BlueIron is actually cheaper than paying as you go with a conventional patent attorney. This is because the cost of capital for startup companies is so high.

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Patent Myths #3- "Broad Claims are a good thing."

Inventors like to think that their patents are “broad” and somehow that is good.  It is not.

The risks with broad patents are that they are more easily invalidated, but it is also a sales pitch..

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Financing Patents Is Actually CHEAPER Than Paying a Patent Attorney

Financing patents through BlueIron is actually cheaper than paying as you go with a conventional patent attorney. This is because the cost of capital for startup companies is so high.

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