Are you an inventor looking to patent your new idea? Gerben Law Firm offers a range of patent services for every step of the application and enforcement process. We conduct patent searches and assist you with completing your application. We will also manage Office Actions from the United States Patent and Trademark Office throughout the registration process. In addition, we offer patent enforcement services to protect against possible infringement once your patent has been approved.

Contact us today to learn about how we can help you register your patent.

Patent Searches

When you file a patent application with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (the “USPTO”) an examiner will complete a thorough search to determine whether your invention in already known.  Therefore, conducting a patentability search before filing a U.S. patent application is an important first step in the application process. Learn more about patent searches.

Patent Applications

While completing your patent application, you have several options, based on what you wish to patent.  The United States Patent and Trademark Office, or USPTO, recognizes two main types of patent applications… Learn More about patent applications.

Office Actions & Amendments

During the patent application process, the United States Patent and Trademark Office, or USPTO, may have questions or concerns about your patent application. When this occurs, the USPTO will issue an Office Action… Learn more about patent office actions.

Patent Enforcement

You are likely applying for a U.S. patent because you want the legal protections a patent provides.  You’ve worked hard perfecting your patent, and you expect to be the exclusive provider of your invention… Learn more about patent enforcement.