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File A Design Patent With Us Starting At Just $.

Protect the physical shape of your unique products.

Design patent service

File a design patent

$+ govt fee

$+ govt fee

What is a Design Patent?

Design patents protect the physical shape of unique product designs and helps product designers to stop counterfeit products.

Is the design of my product patentable?

Before applying for a design patent, it is essential to consider whether or not the design features of your invention are patentable. For this purpose, you can get expert guidance from our experienced patent professionals.

Design Patent Application Process

Send us sketches or photos of your invention design

Discuss with a patent attorney or agent

We’ll prepare formal drawings as per the USPTO guidelines to submit along with your application

Design patent application is filed with the US Patent Office

If approved by the US Patent Office, receive 15 years of design patent rights

Design Patent Application

$

+ govt fee

  • Get “Patent Pending” status for the shape of your invention

  • Up to 7 Professional Patent Drawings (Front, back, left, right, top, bottom, and perspective views)

  • Fully prepared patent application. Includes patent drawings, preamble, figure descriptions, and claim)

  • Consultation with a licensed patent practitioner

    Get legal advice about patent applications from a licensed patent practitioner.

  • Patent Pending Status

    While you wait for your design patent application to be reviewed by the US Patent Office, you get legal “patent pending” status.

  • Design Patent Drawings

    Drawings that meet the USPTO guidelines for formal drawings

  • Government Receipt

    You will receive an official receipt from the US Patent Office confirming acceptance of your patent application and showing your patent application number.

**Government fees depend on who is filing. $255 (micro entity), $510 (small entity) and $1020 (large entity). We will help you determine. Most Trademarkia customers qualify for micro entity or small entity.

What Can You Protect With a Design Patent?

Unique Shaped Products

Product Packaging

How does PatentExpress work?

Describe your idea

Express and define your inventive concepts with the help of our easy questionnaire.

Upload Your Files

Upload graphical/visual illustrations with layouts of your invention in one click.

We'll submit to USPTO

Our expert team of patent agents and attorneys will help you protect your invention and submit it to the USPTO.

Why choose PatentExpress ?

Assisted over 120,000 clients

Patent Express by Trademarkia has assisted over 120,000 clients with intellectual property protection for over a decade.

Professional Guidance

Describe what your company is about and how much money you want to raise

Secure and Confidential

All information regarding your invention is always kept secure and confidential.

Design vs Utility Patents

To protect both how your invention looks and works, you will want to file both design and utility patent applications.

Design patent

Design patents protect the physical shape of unique product designs and helps product designers to stop counterfeit products.

  • Protects the shape of the invention only.

  • Does not stop someone from making the invention if they make it with a different exterior shape.

  • Cannot explain how the invention works and how it is put together.

Utility patent

Utility patent protect new and useful products, methods, and functional aspects

  • Protects how the invention works.

  • Can stop someone from making the invention, regardless of the invention's shape.

  • Must explain how the invention works and how it is put together.