Links

Patent Resources

  • U.S. Patent Office www.upsto.gov
  • Manual of Patenting Examining Procedure Online www.uspto.gov/web/offices/pac/mpep/mpep.htm
  • Free Patent Search (EP, AU, US) www.patentlens.net/patentlens/simple.cgi
  • World International Patent Organization www.wipo.int/portal/index.html.en
  • European Patent Office ep.espacenet.com/advancedSearch?locale=en_EP
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit www.cafc.uscourts.gov/
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association www.aipla.org/Template.cfm
  • Biotech Resources

  • National Center for Biotechnology Information www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/
  • European Molecular Biology Laboratory www.embl.org/
  • Biotechnology Industry Organization www.bio.org/
  • BIOSPACE www.biospace.com/
  • PR Newswire www.prnewswire.com/
  • Trademark Resources

  • U.S. Trademark Office www.uspto.gov/main/trademarks.htm
  • Trademark Manual of Examining Procedure Online tess2.uspto.gov/tmdb/tmep/
  • International Registration of Marks www.wipo.int/madrid/en/
  • Copyright Resources

  • U.S. Copyright Office www.copyright.gov/
  • Local Resources

  • Montgomery County Department of Economic Development www.montgomerycountymd.gov/mcgtmpl.asp?url=/Content/DED/index.asp
  • Montgomery County Incubators www.montgomerycountymd.gov/mcgtmpl.asp?url=/content/ded/incub/index.asp
  • Maryland Tech Council techcouncilmd.com/mdbio/
  • Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development www.mdbusiness.state.md.us/
  • TEDCO www.marylandtedco.org/
  • MIPS www.mips.umd.edu/
  • Frederick County Incubators www.fitci.org/index.htm
  • Montgomery College www.montgomerycollege.edu/
  • Johns Hopkins-Montgomery County www.jhu.edu/mcc/
  • University of Maryland-Shady Grove www.shadygrove.umd.edu/