Declarations, Powers of Attorney, and Assignments

The Forms On This Page May Be Used For Patent Applications With A Filing Date Before, On Or After September 16, 2012 We are pleased to provide the following downloadable set of Declaration, Power of Attorney and Assignment documents for our clients’ use. These documents can be used when preparing various utility and design patent applications, including PCT National Phase and “by-pass” continuation and continuation-in-part applications. The documents can be downloaded in either Adobe® PDF format, or in Microsoft Word® format. The following documents cover a majority of the circumstances for filing in the United States. However, we invite our clients to contact us should there be any questions about which document should be used, or how it should be completed.

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DECLARATIONS FOR USE WITH A SEPARATE POWER OF ATTORNEY
Provisional Application – No Declaration is required for a provisional application (Not applicable)
Non-Provisional, Design, PCT or Continuing Application

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Non-Provisional, Design, PCT or Continuing Application – Japanese-English Version

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Continuation-in-Part Application

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Continuation-in-Part Application – Japanese-English Version

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Design Application

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Design Application – Japanese-English Version

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Continuation-in-Part Application of a Design Application

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Continuation-in-Part Application of a Design Application – Japanese-English Version

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PCT National Phase Application

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PCT National Phase Application – Japanese-English Version

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Continuation Application of an International PCT Application

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Continuation Application of an International PCT Application – Japanese-English Version

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Continuation-in-Part Application of an International PCT Application

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Continuation-in-Part Application of an International PCT – Japanese-English Version

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GENERAL POWER OF ATTORNEY THIS IS A SEPARATE POWER OF ATTORNEY THAT CAN BE EXECUTED ONCE BY THE ASSIGNEE AND COPIES OF WHICH MAY BE FILED IN ALL CASES FOR THE ASSIGNEE HANDLED BY OUR FIRM
General Power of Attorney

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General Power of Attorney – Japanese-English Version

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SPECIFIC POWER OF ATTORNEY THIS IS A SEPARATE POWER OF ATTORNEY THAT MAY BE EXECUTED BY THE ASSIGNEE AND IS SPECIFIC TO ONE APPLICATION
Specific Power of Attorney

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Specific Power of Attorney – Japanese-English Version

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COMBINED DECLARATION AND POWER OF ATTORNEY FOR USE WHERE THERE IS NO SEPARATE POWER OF ATTORNEY
Provisional Application – No Declaration is required for a provisional application (Not applicable)
Non-Provisional Application

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Non-Provisional Application – Japanese-English Version

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MS-Word

Continuation-in-Part Application

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Continuation-in-Part Application – Japanese-English Version

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Design Application

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Design Application – Japanese-English Version

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Continuation-in-Part Application of a Design Application

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Continuation-in-Part Application of a Design Application – Japanese-English Version

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PCT National Phase Application

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PCT National Phase Application – Japanese-English Version

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Continuation Application of an International PCT Application

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Continuation Application of an International PCT Application – Japanese-English Version

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Continuation-in-Part Application of an International PCT Application

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Continuation-in-Part Application of an International PCT – Japanese-English Version

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ASSIGNMENTS (All Assignments are for United States rights only, unless otherwise indicated)
Assignments of United States rights only:
Assignment – Inventor to Assignee

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Assignment – Inventor to Assignee – French-English Version

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Assignment – Inventor to Assignee – German-English Version

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Assignment – Inventor to Assignee – Japanese-English Version

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Assignment – Inventor to 2 Joint Assignees

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Assignment – Inventor to 2 Joint Assignees – Japanese-English

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Assignment – Inventor to 3 Joint Assignees

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Assignment – Inventor to 4 Joint Assignees

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Assignment of Worldwide rights:
Assignment – Worldwide Rights

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