The Patent Guys are attorneys in the Intellectual Property Practice Group of the law firm of Gertner Mandel LLC providing legal support for legal, technical & business issues.

Toy Patents

July 22, 2016 | Posted in Patents | By

Toy Inventions and Toy Patents. The patent truth, did you know… Read how an American metal lithography company purchased a French drawing toy invention at a German toy fair and how a toy patent soon became an American icon!

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Preserving the Right to Obtain Patent Protection in Foreign Countries

May 4, 2016 | Posted in Patents | By

Why does this matter for a small inventor or inventive entity with a potential patent on a day-to-day item? …WHAT EVERY LAWYER SHOULD KNOW The Patent Guys, attorneys from the law office of Gertner Mandel, wrote this article about the

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Patents: What These 3 Celebrities Have in Common

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April 15, 2016 | Posted in Patents | By

Steve McQueen, Jamie Lee Curtis, and Paula Abdul and many other celebrities have patents on things like bucket seats to baby wipe & cell phone holders. The patent truth, did you know… that many celebrities hold patents.

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The Obvious Bar to Patentability

March 15, 2016 | Posted in Patents | By

A bar to patentability with OBJECTION or a REJECTION from the patent office examiner’s office. …what every lawyer should know The Patent Guys, attorneys from the law office of Gertner Mandel, wrote this article about obvious bars to patentability for

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Microwave: Accidental Invention – Intentional Patent

microwave patent

February 15, 2016 | Posted in Patents | By

The patent truth, did you know… this about the Microwave Patent

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SEP and FRAND Licenses

December 15, 2015 | Posted in Patents | By

Standard Essential Patents (SEP) and Fair Reasonable and Non-Discriminatory (“FRAND or “RAND”) licenses … what every lawyer should know The Patent Guys, Arthur Peslak and Richard Malagiere wrote this article about Standard Essential Patents, SEP, and Fair Reasonable and Non-Discriminatory

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Patent on the Mouse

December 3, 2015 | Posted in Patents | By

The patent truth, did you know… this about Engelbart’s patent on the mouse?

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Patentable Subject Matter

November 23, 2015 | Posted in Patents | By

What Constitutes Patentable Subject Matter … what every lawyer should know The Patent Guys, Arthur Peslak and Richard Malagiere wrote this article what constitutes patentable subject matter for the Bergen County Bar Association Intellectual Property Committee

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Phillips Head Screw

November 13, 2015 | Posted in Patents | By

The patent truth, did you know… this about the invention of the Phillips head screw?

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Infringement in a Design Patent

October 14, 2015 | Posted in Patents | By

The Standard Infringement in a Design Patent Case … what every lawyer should know The Patent Guys, Arthur Peslak and Richard Malagiere wrote The Standard for Infringement in a Design patent Case for the Bergen County Bar Association Intellectual Property

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