Links

Explore the following websites to learn more about patents and trademarks.

U.S. Trademarks
Future Inventors Association
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
U.S. Copyright Office (Library of Congress)
Interagency Edison (Government reporting of inventions and patents)
Search U.S. Patents and Published Applications
Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC)
Appellate jurisdiction over patent cases.
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)
For over 200 years, the basic role of the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has remained the same: to promote the progress of science and the useful arts by securing for limited times to inventors the exclusive right to their respective discoveries (Article 1, Section 8 of the United States Constitution).
European Patent Office
Patent office for patent protection in up to 38 European countries.
Patent Documents
Patents and published patent applications in .pdf format.