Question: How much does it usually cost to process an application for a patent? Question Detail: How much does it usually cost to process an application for a patent? I am a software engineer and I have a software that I want to be patented. Also, how much do I have to pay for the lawyer who will help me out with this?
Answer: The cost can vary widely. And the scope of services can vary widely, for example, whether a prior patent search is or is not included. Our fees/costs for an application are all-inclusive and fixed in a single price.