It is no secret that in order to obtain a patent, the invention must be a “useful process, machine, manufacture, or composition of matter, or any new and useful improvement thereof”, (35 U.S.C. 101) but is allowing patenting of DNA taking the “useful” requirement too far? Canada doesn’t think so. Canada’s Intellectual Property Office has no qualms […]
About Sarah Rodman, J.D.
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In today’s modern society, pharmaceutical drugs are indispensable to the health of millions world-wide. From enhancing the quality of life to curing some of the deadliest sicknesses, drugs are one of the most important inventions ever to be created. But who has rights over the distribution and manufacture these remarkable creations? The exclusive right to […]
Support Your Fellow Inventors! Vote for Inventor Debbie Frasca of Handy Apple on My Cool Inventions Today
Last week, we posted an Interview with Inventor Debbie Frasca of Handy Apple. Today (Wednesday, November 30) Debbie Frasca is appearing on My Cool Inventions! Support your fellow inventor and VOTE for Debbie’s invention! You can watch today’s episode filmed live HERE! Inspired by Debbie’s son, Nicholas, the Handy Apple was invented to eliminate the […]
A good invention always starts with a person looking to solve an everyday problem. Debbie Frasca was no stranger to that feeling while watching her son eat an apple. As the sticky juice ran down his hands, she wondered if there was another way to enjoy the popular healthy snack without the unpopular sticky mess. […]
As the holidays approach, many people find themselves struggling to think of new and creative ways to gift without breaking the bank. This season, LoTempio law would like to eliminate your search with the top local inventions and products you can gift to your friends and family. One of those local products includes confections from […]