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Contents



            US Patent Application Prosecution I
            Chapter 1   Types of Patent Applications   1-37
                 1       Non-Provisional Application
                 2       Provisional Application
                 3       Conversion Between Non-Provisional Application and Provisional Application
            Chapter 2   Special Cases   1-18
                 1       Acceleration Examination
                 2       Prioritized Examination
                 3       Patent Prosecution Highway
                 4       Foreign Filing License
                 5       Interview with Examiner
            Chapter 3   Persons Involved in Patent Application   1-24
                 1       Inventor
                 2       Joint-Inventors
                 3       Applicant, Patentee, Assignor, Assignee
                 4       Amendment to Inventorship
                 5       False Inventorship
                 6       Assignor Estoppel
            Chapter 4   Eligible Subject Matter   1-30
                 1       Statutory Categories of Invention
                 2       Exceptions to the Statutory Categories of Invention
                 3       Exceptions to the Exceptions
                 4       Claim Containing Two Categories of Invention
                 5       To Grant of a Patent by Changing Subject Matter
            Chapter 5   Claims     1-50
                 1       Preamble
                 2       Transition Phrases
                 3       Claim Body
                 4       “Single Entity Rule” for Method Claim
                 5       Be Prudent in Drafting Claim
                 6       Be Aware of Potential Infringers in Drafting Claim
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            Chapter 6   Claim Interpretation and Construction    1-44
                 1       Lexicographer Rule
                 2       Intrinsic Evidence v. Extrinsic Evidence
                 3       Broadest Reasonable Interpretation
                 4       Presumed Validity
                 5       Claim Differentiation
                 6       Interpreting Claim to Encompass At Least One Embodiment
                 7       Interpreting Claim to Exclude Disclaimed Claim Scope
                 8       Different Terms Indicating Different Elements
                 9       Same Terms Not Necessarily Indicating Same Elements
                 10      Interpretation Reference Time-Effective Filing Date
                 11      Interpretation of Some Common Terms
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