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Patent Information on the Web
Cornell University Legal Information Institute - Patent Resources
This website is useful for a general overview of patents and the patent process. Cornell has vast resources on this topic. Users can find cases, laws, rules, regulations and additional secondary resources related to all aspects of patent law. The website also includes a legal encyclopedia that covers a number of relevant terms related to patent law.
FindLaw - Applying for Plant Patents
This website contains a step-by-step process for applying and obtaining a plant patent.
FindLaw - General Information on Patents
This website provides a concise, general overview of patents. It includes how to obtain a patent and how to enforce patent rights, as well as a brief overview of international patent law. The website also contains links to a number of articles related to patents and the patent process.
FindLaw - Patent Definitions
This website provides definitions to get users acquainted with the basics of patent law.
FindLaw - Plant Patents
This website has information specifically related to plant patents. It explains the requirements a new plant variety must meet in order to be eligible for a patent.