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Patent Research and New Potential Patent/Trademark
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  • Posted: Mon, Mar 26, 2012
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I have filed a utility patent and it has been abandoned. It appears to be slightly easier and more affordable to start over unless I need a time stamp which I do not believe is the case for my product. I have designed a new utility which is a simple pet product. I need to hire someone to perform the research in addition to file for the patent. I have already have the prototype in hand but before I begin manufacturing I need patent protection. This bid can be broken into two groups with the research and the patent filing if desired.

Basically, my previous patent is a mess due to not filing appropriately and I have since received the prototype for the product and before I begin production I want this product protected. I am on a very low budget spending too much on prototypes and molding on the current product.

I have also placed a previous bid for repair of the abandoned patent which most attorneys advised me to just start over - so here is the new bid.

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Patent Law
Job ID: 29499027
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