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How to use the PCT strategically


For many patent applicants, the primary value of the PCT is as a delaying tactic. But, say David Grant, Thomas Prock and Ed Round, it can also be used strategically

With prosecution costs being a significant contributor to the total price of obtaining patent protection, applicants are well advised to make strategic decisions early on in the application process to limit costs further down the line. International (PCT) applications are...


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