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  • The Hidden Value of Patents

    May 8, 2023

    Bees can be a nuisance. They disrupt our picnics, indiscriminately sting our children, and invade our attics for their destructive hives. But hidden from view to most of us, these tiny creatures play a critical role in maintaining the balance of...

  • Avoiding Common Missteps and Strategic Use of Provisional Applications

    May 19, 2022

    In a prior post, I provided an overview of what a provisional application is, how it differs from a non-provisional application, and the requirements for a provisional application to be effective.  In this post, we will take a closer look at t...

  • A Brief Primer on Provisional Patent Applications

    May 16, 2021

    Provisional patent applications are one of the most common IP-related topics of conversation for startup companies.  Done properly and under the right circumstances, a provisional patent application can be an extremely useful tool to begin the...


Jason Amsel

Founder and Principal Attorney

Jason Amsel is an intellectual property attorney, entrepreneur, and startup advisor.    Prior to founding Amsel IP Law, Jason spent 15 years at a large Silicon Valley law firm working with technology startup companies from inception through major acquisitions and IPOs. Throughout his career, Jason has drafted and prosecuted thousands of patent applications for companies ranging from early stage startups to large public companies […]


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