Intellectual Property Glossary

AFCP Non Disclosure Agreement (NDA)
Allowance (patent) Non-transitory Media
Amendment (patents) Obviousness
Anticipation Official Gazette
Assignment (Copyright) Patent
Attorney-Client Privilege Patent application
Best Mode Patent Cooperation Treaty
Board of Appeals Patent Drawings (amending)
C.A.F.C. Patent Infringement
C.F.R. Patent Infringement: Contributory
Cease and Desist letter Patent Infringement: Indirect
Certification mark Patent Marking
CIP Patent Application Patent Misuse
Claim Patent Pending
Claim Chart Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH)
Clearance Search Patent Troll
Collective Mark Patent: Track I Accelerated Examination
Common law trademarks Patent: Types
Compilations (Copyright) Patents for Humanity
Composition of Matter Prejudgment interest
Conception Preliminary Injunction
Continuation Advantages Presumption of Validity
Continuation in Part (CIP) Prior art
Copyright Prosecution
Copyright Deposit Prosecution History Estoppel
Deceptive Trademarks Provisional Patent Application
Declaratory Judgment lawsuit PTO
Deferred Prosecution (Patents) Publications
Design Patent Reduction to practice
Design Patent Accelerated Examination Reexamination
Divisional application Registered Patent Attorney
Domain Name Dispute Resolution Request For Continued Examination
Domestic Representative (Trademarks) Restriction requirement
Double Patenting Right To Use Search
Enablement Service Mark
Ensnarement Defense (patents) Small Entity
Estoppel Specification
Examiner Specimen
Examiner's Action Status Identifers (patent amendments)
Expiration of Patent Statute of Limitations
Fair Use (copyright) Statutory Bar
False Advertising (Lanham Act) Statutory invention registration
False Patent Marking Statutory Subject Matter
Famous Trademark Factors (Federal) Summary Judgment
Famous Trademark Factors (Florida) Terminal Disclaimer
Federal Circuit TESS
First Action Interview Program The Paris Convention
Formal drawings TMEP
Functional Claim (patent) Trade Secret
Generic Misspellings (Trademark) Trademark
Inequitable Conduct (Patents) Trademark Registration Benefits
Information Disclosure Statement Trademark Registration Symbol
Intellectual Property Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB)
Inter Partes Review Trademark: Counterfeiting
Interference Trademark: Infringement
Interstate commerce Trademark: Intent to Use
Invention Trademarks: Anti-Trafficking in ITU
Inventor/Mechanic Agreement Trademarks: Likelihood of Confusion (11th Cir.)
Inventor's Notebook Trademarks: Likelihood of Confusion (8th Cir.)
Knock-out reference Trademarks: Phonetic Similarity
Laches Trademarks: Renewal
License Trademarks: Supplemental Register (benefits)
Maintenance Fee Trademarks: Supplemental Register (limitations)
Means Plus Function (patent claims) U.S.C.
Mechanic Unified Patent Court
Merely Descriptive Visual Artist Rights Act
Missing Parts Pilot Willful infringement
New application for old product Work for Hire (Copyright)
New Matter

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