Patent Wednesday Part 3: Patent Searching

The Elijah J. McCoy Midwest Regional U.S. Patent and Trademark Office hosts an interactive rotating 3-part series on the patent process, resource navigation, and patent searching every 3rd Wednesday of each month. 

  • Part 1 - Patent Process - October 17, 2018
  • Part 2 - Types of Patent Applications and How to File - November 21, 2018
  • Part 3 - Patent Searching - December 19, 2018

An Economic Development Specialist from the Michigan Small Business Administration (Michigan SBA) (link is external) will also provide an overview of their small business services and resource partners in counseling, capital, and contracting.

Space is limited. For part 3, register here.

Coming to the Midwest Regional Office for an event? View parking information.
Stop in for a search! Reserve a workstation today (link sends e-mail) (link sends e-mail).

The USPTO is a federal facility and visitors are required to show a valid form of government issued ID (driver's license or passport), and may be subject to security screening.

Questions? Feel free to call 313-446-4800 or email