- Basic U.S. Utility Patent Applications
Cost ranges including attorney fees,
USPTO fee rates vary with entity (micro, small, large). Drawing costs
1.2 Chemical, basic,
$3,700 to $4,200 preparation and filing
basic, $3,700 to $4,200 preparation and filing (cost
1.5 Business Method
(MOD), basic, $3,900 to $4,500 preparation and filing (cost
1.6 Industrial, basic,
$3,700 to $4,200 preparation and filing (cost
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when the subject or examples
change after the draft has started.
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