Patent design drawings are the representation of the looks of your invention. In this type of patent, you will get protection only for the looks of the invention. And not for the working functionality of the invention. The graph of the importance of patent design drawing is moving upward fastly. The main thing is that it makes perfect pair with utility drawings. A few & popular questions regarding design drawings are given below.
Can design drawings be in color?
Yes, of course, we can submit your application in colors. According to the requirement. Your drawings will get approval. When your drawings are taken as the genuine mediums for the invention. There is no burden on the illustrator. If he/she is working on design drawings.
Can we get a patent for a design concept?
When we are talking about is it possible to get a patent for a design concept. The answer is a big no. It is not possible for us to get the patent for an idea of the invention. The main thing is that the invention has to obtain itself. Yes, we know that the starting of every invention is from the idea. Still, it is an impossible task for us to getting a patent. Only on the basics of the Idea.
What are the necessary qualifications for a design patent?
It is a must for every source to be the latest in the sense. Because nothing identical design should exist in the former art.
It should be according to the decorative standard.
Hence above given are some of the qualifiers for a design patent.
Is the design drawings having worth?
Yes, there is an increase in the strength of the design patents. As well as a lot of improvement is increased. Nowadays design patent and utility patent makes a perfect pair. In order to protect the look along with the working of the subject.
“Design patents are worthless?”
There is a myth that “Design patents are worthless.” We want to clear this myth. Most individuals think that a utility patent has much more worth as compared to a design patent. Because a utility patent gives protection to the working and the use of the invention. On the other hand design, patents provide protection to the non-functionality and visual looks of the invention. This is equally important as the protection of the use of the invention. Nowadays we cannot say a design patent is worthless on the basis of this.
Reasons why design patent application is getting more rejections?
The most common mistake is that trusting your patent illustrators. And giving them too much protection
Produce the drawings according to them which are enough to get the patent. And finally filing the patent application to the patent office. This one is considered the biggest mistake.
The reality is that not enough drawings for the patent application lead to the rejection of the patent application. you cannot compromise with drawings when it comes to filing a patent application.
Another important reason is not sufficient disclosure of the detailed information in the original drawings. As result, the patent application is not able to express properly about the invention and faces rejection.
Due to the Non-enablement of the drawing, the representation of the invention is not properly. In other words, you can say that drawings are not able to do justice to the invention.
The Presence of the in-consistency in the drawings is also another cause of the rejection.
Illegibility is also the popular reason for the rejection. When the shape of the subject is not properly determined. Because of the non-clearness in the structure of the subject. The subject is unable to satisfy the requirements of the patent laws and hence the cause for the rejection.
The above mentions are the main reasons for the rejection of the applications. We should consider all these points. While working on the design patent applications. In order to prevent rejection.
Want to avoid the chances of rejection?
Digital Suntech has a good team of experienced patent illustrators. And hundreds of happy clients. We know very well how to draw drawings. Yes, we know how to do justification with the invention. We understand the various patent laws. If you want to avoid the chances of rejection. Then you should go with Digital Suntech for your precious invention.