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The description should described best mode of the invention so that the skilled person can carry out the invention.
Claims: The claims are statements found at the end of the patent that define the legal protection of the patent. (return to top figures) Figure 4: Foreign Priority Sample PCT Application Data: A number of an application and its filing date filed with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) under the Patent Cooperative Treaty (PCT).
Extensions or other delay taken by the applicant can reduce or eliminate the extension.
The patent term may also be reduced by any disclaimer (called a "terminal disclaimer") to the patent term.
Specification: The specification, which is also called the disclosure, describes the invention and defines the scope of the claims.
A specification is typically divided as follows: a Drawing set and a written description typically including a Background of the Invention, Brief Summary of the Invention, Brief Description of the Drawings, Detailed Description of the Invention, and Claims.
Filing Date: The date on which the patent application was filed.
The description refers to the various drawing figures and numbered elements provided in the figures.
While the priority date may be the same date as the filing date of the application, the priority date may be one year earlier if the application relies on the earlier filing date of a U. provisional application or a filing date of an earlier foreign patent application, each of which are filed within one year of the filing date.
Prior Publication Data (if applicable): The publication number and date that the application was published by the Patent Office, which typically occurs eighteen months after the earliest filing date of the application. A patent application which claims priority to an earlier patent application during its pendency. S., a continuing patent application may be categorized as a continuation, divisional, or continuation-in-part application. Provisional Application (if applicable): An application that establishes an early filing date of the invention and may be relied upon by a non-provisional application.
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Background of the Invention: The background of the invention is provided to describe the general and specific technical areas to which the invention is related.