Written by attorney Floyd Edwin Ivey

Retaining the Filing Date of a Provisional Application following twelve Months after Filing

The filing of a Utility Patent Application is deemed required within twelve months of filing a US Provisional Patent Application. However, by petition, a Domestic Utility Application can be filed within fourteen months of the filing date of a Provisional Application.

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