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Entrepreneurship: Patent Basics

This guide supports UCI’s innovation and entrepreneurship community by connecting users to relevant resources used to conduct research throughout the entrepreneurial process.
URL: https://guides.lib.uci.edu/entrepreneurship

Learn About Patents

Helpful USPTO Webpages

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is the federal agency responsible for granting U.S. patents. 

UCI Patent Resources

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Patents Presentation

Want to learn more about patents and the patent process?
Check out the slide deck from IP Strategy is a Business Strategy, a presentation given by Steve Koziol, Assistant Regional Director, Silicon Valley USPTO at UC Irvine on January 17, 2020.