WASHINGTON, DC - Senior officials of the United State
Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) will be available live online
February 28, 2008 to answer questions and offer tips for independent
inventors, a press release by the USPTO stated.
Instructions for taking part in the online chat will be posted on
the home page of the USPTO website. Inventors can begin logging on for
The independent inventor online chat is part of the
USPTO's continuing efforts to promote and protect America's independent inventors.
This effort includes educating inventor-entrepreneurs about the risks of working with invention development companies.
for taking part in the on-line chat will be posted on the home page of
the USPTO web site at 10 AM (EST) this Thursday (02/28/08). Inventors
can begin logging on for the chat at 1:30 PM. We
frequently-asked questions (
http://www.uspto.gov/web/offices/com/iip/transcripts.htm) from previous
onlines available on the Inventors Resource pages. Check them out, your
questions may have already been answered for you.