When should you reapply for a patent? 2 Answers as of October 28, 2010

I think the design patent ends in two years. Can I reapply for one? How far in advance do we need to do this?

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Kafantaris Law Group
Kafantaris Law Group | Theo Kafantaris
If you have an issued patent, you will not be able to reapply for the same patent. You can, however, make improvements to your original invention and seek patent protection for those.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 10/28/2010
Mark S. Hubert PC
Mark S. Hubert PC | Mark Hubert
There are no extensions for a patent.
Answer Applies to: Oregon
Replied: 10/28/2010
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