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robby1140
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provisional patent number confidentiality
« on: Dec 29th, 2007, 10:12am »
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I gave my PPA number to a potential lisencee. But I did not give them the application or anything more.
 
Can they view my PPA. I thought that only I can view it through private PAIR. Is that correct?
 
Plus I have recently filed a full patent based on my PPA. When my patent is published is the PPA also published or available to be seen. How about when my patent is granted
 
this is a great board. Thank you for starting this - I learnt so much
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Re: provisional patent number confidentiality
« Reply #1 on: Dec 29th, 2007, 10:53am »
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They cannot view your provisional patent application.   If you have access to private pair, you can view it online.   You will need a digital certificate from the USPTO.
 
You mean you recently filed a non-provisional patent application, not a "full patent."   That implies you have been granted something, and you have not.
 
I have not looked at this in a while, but I do not remember being able to access a prior provisional patent application from public pair once a non-provisional patent application is public, however, I would image it is in some way accessible.
 
 
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