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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