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Patents

Patent Applications & Patent Prosecution

Veritay Group, IP offers a full range of patent services including preparation and filing of US provisional and US and PCT non-provisional patent applications, design patent applications, patentability searches and freedom to operate searches, patent prosecution, patent reexamination, patent appeal, and post grant review. Additionally, international patent application filings can be made with a network of foreign associate agents and attorneys.

Trademarks and Copyrights

Veritay Group, IP offers a full range of trademark services including: US trademark searches, US trademark application filing, and prosecution and related foreign registration as needed.

Filing of a US copyright application is based on a flat fee.

Rates

Patent Fees: Veritay Group 2018

Description of Service Professional Fees Fees
US Provisional Patent Application, preparation, filing and assignment as needed $3,000.00** USPTO 1.16 (a)
US Non-Provisional Patent Application, preparation, filing and assignment as needed $6,500.00 USPTO 1.116(a), 1.116 (k), 1.116 (o)
US Design Application, preparation, filing, and assignment as needed $2,000.00 USPTO 1.16 (b), 1.16 (i) 1.16 (p)
Patentability Report $1,000.00 $750.00
Each Response to US Office Action (with interview) $2,000.00 Extension of time as required
Information Disclosure Statement $250.00 USPTO Late fee 1.17 (p)
Request for Continued Examination RCE $350.00 USPTO 1.17(e)(1) or (2)
Issue Fee, Proof Patent and Docket Renewal $350.00 USPTO 1.18 (a) or 1.18 (b)
US Maintenance Fee $400.00 USPTO 1.20 (e) (f) and (g)
PCT Preparation and Filing TBD for each application TBD for each application
Article 19 or 34 Amendment $1,250.00 TBD for each application
US 371 Application based on a PCT Filing $1,250.00 TBD for each application
Submission of a Foreign Priority Doc $250.00 No fee
Recording of Assignment, Change of Name and Other Title Documents other than at the time of filing $125.00 No fee
Foreign File US Patent (Prepare US patent application for foreign filing, obtain estimates to file; transmit all required documentation to foreign associate, foreign filing and docket maintenance fee) $500.00 Foreign Associate Fee
Annual Foreign Annuities*, docket, follow up and payment as needed $200.00 Foreign Associate Fee by CPI
PLEASE NOTE: Drafting of figures may be required and the displayed fee is based on an estimate
Any work not specified: Attorney $250/hour; Paralegal $75/hour
Engineering Services: Design work to prepare CAD files: $150/hour
*Additional fees for late payment
**To be credited to the cost to prepare the non-provisional patent application

USPTO Fee Schedule

Trademark Professional Fees: Veritay Group 2017

Description of Service Professional Fees Comments
U.S. Preliminary Search $200.00
U.S. Full Search and Opinion $600.00 Plus $200.00 for vendor-supplied search
U.S. Application $725.00 Plus government fee of $275.00 for one class
Goods/Services Each Additional Class $100.00 Plus government fee of $275.00 for each class
U.S. Response to Office Action $750.00 Flat fee
U.S. Statement of Use $275.00 Plus government fee of $100.00 for each class
U.S. Request for Extension of Time to File Statement of Use $150.00 Plus government fee of $150.00 for one class
U.S. Section 8 and 15 Affidavit $375.00 Plus government fee of $300 for each class
U.S. Section 8 Affidavit $350.00 Plus government fee of $100 for each class
10 Year Renewal $375.00 Plus government fee of $500 for each class
State Trademark Application $225.00 Plus government fee as applicable; TN $20.00 per class; and MS $50.00 per class (resident) or $60 per class (non-resident)
Response to Office Action in a state trademark $100.00 Flat fee
Recording of Assignment, Change of Name and Other Title Documents $125.00 No fee
Allowance, Notification, Proof Registration and Docket Section 8 and 15 $75.00 *excludes FedEx delivery
PLEASE NOTE: USPTO FEES SUBJECT TO PERIODIC CHANGE

Copyright Professional Fees: Veritay Group 2017

Description of Service Professional Fees Comments
Evaluate and prepare a copyright assignment $150.00
File US Copyright $245.00 $55.00
Respond to Copyright Rejection First Instance $750.00 $250.00
Respond to Copyright Rejection Second Instance $750.00 $500.00
PLEASE NOTE: USPTO FEES SUBJECT TO PERIODIC CHANGE