Monthly Archives: March 2016

What are claims?

One of the most common questions that we receive at Global IPA is “What are claims?” This is actually an extremely important question that is critical for inventors to understand before they approve of any patent application to be filed because it touches every facet of the patenting process and is at the core of why the inventor should be seeking a patent in the first place. Claims are the most important part of the patent application because they define the scope of the patentable right that the applicant is seeking with the patent application. This means that a claim …Read more