Quill & Disc- Protecting Ideas through Patents
The Patent Process

In most cases, the first step in the patent process will be either a patent search or a provisional patent application. The decision on what to start with depends upon a number of factors that we will be happy to discuss with you.

The patent process takes much time, often several years before the patent is granted. During the process, the invention is "patent pending".

For additional information on the process, please select from one of the submenu items on the left. When you are ready, Contact Us and we will apply our expertise to help you obtain the best possible patent.