Patent is the exclusive right of an inventor of an invention in the field of technology for a certain period of time carrying out his own or giving approval to other parties to carry out his invention.
Invention is an inventor’s idea that is poured into a specific problem solving activity in the field of technology, which can be in the form of a product or process or improvement and development of a product or process.
Patents are granted for new inventions, contain inventive steps, and can be applied in industry. While a simple patent is granted for each new invention, the development of an existing product or process can be applied in industry. Simple patents are granted for inventions in the form of products that are not merely different technical characteristics, but must have functions / uses that are more practical than previous inventions due to their shape, configuration, construction, or components which include tools, articles, machines, compositions, formulas, compounds , or system. Simple patents are also granted for inventions in the form of a new process or method;
Simple patent claims are limited by one independent claim, whereas the number of patent claims is unlimited;
The technological progress in simple patents is simpler than the technological progress in patents.
New. If at the time of filing an application for a patent the invention is not the same as the technology previously disclosed;
Contain inventive steps. If the invention is something that is unpredictable for someone who has certain expertise in engineering;
Can be applied in industry. If the invention can be produced or can be used in various types of industries.
Patents are granted for a period of 20 years from the date of receipt of a Patent application.
A simple patent is granted for a period of 10 years from the date of receipt of a simple patent application.