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sans
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Why surrender a patent
« on: Nov 8th, 2006, 5:23am »
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Why should someone surrender a patent rather than allow it to lapse?
 
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Re: Why surrender a patent
« Reply #1 on: Nov 8th, 2006, 11:15am »
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A patent needs to be surrendered once a re-issue application is allowed, in order for a re-issue patent to issue. One can not surrender a patent otherwise...
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