Posted by Michael Shimokaji | Aug 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

QUESTION: Can I sue patent infringement for past damage? I have my own design product and I just found out someone is stealing my idea and sell my idea online. Now my Patent is pending status. I understand that I cant sue them right now , but can I sue patent infringement for past damage them cause once my patent issued?

ANSWER: Yes, going back six years.

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Michael’s expertise includes the strategic development of patent and trademark portfolios. He identifies those patents and trademarks that are valuable to his clients by providing them with a competitive advantage. Then, Michael obtains patent and trademark registrations in the US and abroad.


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