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The best website for searching for pending patents is the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office's website, USPTO.gov. The website offers bountiful resources on how best to search for patents and patent applications. More »

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To patent an idea, make sure it qualifies and have a suitable description of all its aspects. You may file a patent application online for the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. More »

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The abbreviation "pat. pend." stands for "patent pending." This term means that the United States Patent and Trademark Office has a patent application on file for a particular item. More »

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Patent and application numbers are available on the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) web site located at USPTO.gov. Users can find the USPTO Patent Search tool under the Application Process subsection of... More »

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You can look up patents by number on the United States Patent and Trademark Office, or USPTO, website. The website is located at USPTO.gov, and you can find the USPTO Patent Search tool in the Patents tab under the home ... More »

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