Lapse definition

Lapse definition
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Patent Glossary: Lapse

The date after which a patent is not valid in a country. This is due to its failure to pay the renewal or maintenance fees.

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Definition: Lapse - How do I file a patent application?

How much is my invention (patent) worth?
Inventors need to learn how to patent their ideas - as it protects their invention and can provide opportunities for investment / licensing opportunities.
A patent is an exclusive right granted by the government (both U.S. and international) for an invention.
It provides protection for the invention to the owner of the patent for a limited period which varies from country to country.

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Patent Glossary / Inventing Business Dictionary - Define: Lapse - 2004 HJ Ventures International, Inc.