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Patents: Introduction

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By Amrita Mckinney, Feb 2014

Introduction to Patents

 What is a Patent?  

"A patent is the exclusive right granted by a government to an inventor to manufacture, use, or sell an invention for a certain number of years."

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Image source: Erik Buell Racing Patents Hybrid Motorcycle Design

Source: Google Patents via Bikes in the Fast Lane 

Understanding Patents