Patentability Issues: The On-Sale Bar Explained


If you sold or offered your invention for sale before you filed a patent application, you may run afoul of the on-sale bar. Wait too long, and your patent rights will be lost. Learn all about when the on-sale bar applies and when it does not and avoid actions that could jeopardize your patent rights.

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