Receiving a Notice of Allowance for your patent application is only the beginning of the end of examination of the application. Several additional decisions and actions need to be taken before your patent application will be granted as a patent.
In this episode, Cynthia Gilbert, a software patent attorney and co-founder of the law firm Blueshift IP explains the options available to you after receiving a notice of allowance. She also discusses the benefits of filing a continuing patent application.
Tune in to this sixth episode of the Software Patent Podcast to learn how to respond to a Notice of Allowance and maximize the protection you receive.
In This Episode, You Will Learn:
- Options available after receiving a notice of allowance (00:33)
- How to expand patent protection (01:21)
- The importance of having at least one continuing patent application (04:33)