Patent Search for Inventors
Are you an inventor?
Is it time to make your dream real? You’re an inventor, and you have an idea. But what if someone else thought of it first? Don’t waste your time and money – you won’t be awarded a patent unless your idea is unique to the world, or “novel”.
Novelty Search, Prior Art Search, Pre-examination Search for Inventors
Your first step is a professional Patex Patentability Search. We’ll create a detailed patent search report and provide full copies of patents related to the novelty of your invention. If your Patex Patentability Search report shows that your idea is novel, you may use it to start filing your patent with a Canadian Registered Patent Agent or US Patent Attorney.
You can trust Patex with your invention. We sign non-disclosure agreements to protect the property rights and confidentiality of all our clients.
- US patentability searches $500-$550
- US and Canada Patentability searches: $600-$650
- International patentability searches: $700 and up.
Helpful links to protect against deceptive marketers
- InventorEd Inc.
Invention promoter caution list
- United Inventors Association
Red flag warnings
- Links to publications on Fraudulent Invention Promotions
A collection of news articles regarding convictions of persons and companies found guilty of defrauding inventors
- US Patent and Trademarks Office Scam Prevention
A collection of resources and lists published by the US Patent and Trademarks Office, intended to help prevent Patent Scams.
- US Patent and Trademarks Office Published Complaints
A list of Patent Scam complaints against specific companies, listed alphabetically by company.