§ 100 Definitions
§ 101 Inventions patentable
§ 102 Conditions for patentability; novelty
§ 103 Conditions for patentability; non-obvious subject matter
§ 105 Inventions in outer space

Terms Used In U.S. Code > Title 35 > Part II > Chapter 10 - Patentability of Inventions

  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.