Definition[edit | edit source]
U.S. patent law[edit | edit source]
The patent term is
|“||[t]he life time of the patent. For applications filed on or after June 8, 1995, utility and plant patents are granted for a term which begins with the date of the grant and usually ends 20 years from the filing date of the application.||”|
References[edit | edit source]
- USPTO, Glossary (full-text).
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