Please take a moment to review this FAQ section before contacting PatentStorm. Answers to our most frequently-asked questions are provided below, and may save you the trouble of contacting us.
What is PatentStorm?
PatentStorm is a privately owned website that provides information about US patents and is a sister company to Storming Media. We are not affiliated with the US Patent and Trademark Office.How can I view a patent's image??
We offer users the ability to purchase PatentsPlus searchable PDF images or enhanced AccuPatent PDFs for patents and patent applications.How can I purchase a patented item I saw on your website?
PatentStorm does not sell equipment or supplies and cannot supply any of the patented goods mentioned on our website, nor can we offer suggestions on how you might obtain any equipment or other supplies.How can I contact someone I saw mentioned on your website?
PatentStorm does not deal directly with inventors, patent attorneys, patent examiners, or anyone else you may have seen mentioned on our website. We do not have any contact information for them; nor can we offer any advice on how you might contact them.What do I do if I have forgotten my password?
If you have forgotten your password you can create a new one here. After entering your user information an email will be sent to your primary email address in our records. In that email will be a link that will bring you back to our website and allow you to create a new password.Who can I contact if I have suggestions on how to improve the PatentStorm website?
We appreciate receiving feedback on our website's functionality and suggestions for further improvements via our feedback page. You may also want to check back with us in the future since we are busy making many improvements to the site. Also consider signing up for our newsletter mentioned on our home page so you can keep in touch with the new features we add.What should I do if I am having technical difficulties using your website?
Please contact us if you are having problems using the search engine or another feature on our website. There is a feedback link at the bottom of this page.Can you advise or assist me with obtaining employment in a patent-related field?
PatentStorm cannot assist you with obtaining a position in a patent-related field. Nor can we offer suggestions on how you might obtain this information.I am an inventor listed on your site. Will PatentStorm remove my name or other personal information from your website?
Our listings obviously are obtained from the US Patent Office. All US patents are, by nature, public records and therefore all information contained within them are public record, including the names of inventors. However, we will correct misspellings of your name upon request. Contact us to request this.Can you correct an error in the information I saw on your website about me and/or my patent?
We are working daily to improve PatentStorm's functionality and contents. Please contact us and let us know your information is incorrect and how it should be corrected, and we will try to incorporate it into future site upgrades and corrections.We strongly prefer electronic correspondence via our feedback page.
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