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By J.D. Houvener
Patent Attorney and Founder

Um, so using any of those things, right ledger technology, blockchain, on the fact you can validate with multiple nodes around the world. There’s thousands, if not millions, of applications for that. And if you have a new application, right, a way to conduct business, a way to transfer information, maybe it’s a way to, you know, communicate in a different way with through validation or multiple nodes, maybe it’s for a safety feature. Right, you have at least three different angles, and you’re notifying different channels using blockchain. That is a potentially patentable invention. And so you would proceed with conducting a patent search. A huge proponent of looking before you leap. Don’t you go off and spend a ton of time or money filing an application before you look what’s out there. So confirm that it’s new. And once you do, right, hopefully, then you want to write a patent application. And in there, you will describe the process or the method that you’re conducting that exercise. Typically with web through panel products, you’re going to be using computer technology. And so it’s about explaining the tangible process. What are the steps required to get to that right triangulation that multi-mode geographical safety improvement you’ve come up with.

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J.D. Houvener is a Registered USPTO Patent Attorney who has a strong interest in helping entrepreneurs and businesses thrive. J.D. leverages his technical background in engineering and experience in the aerospace industry to provide businesses with a unique perspective on their patent needs. He works with clients who are serious about investing in their intellectual assets and provides counsel on how to capitalize their patents in the market. If you have any questions regarding this article or patents in general, consider contacting J.D. at