Contributor biographical information for ABA consumer guide to obtaining a patent : a practical resource for helping entrepreneurs & innovators protect their ideas / Rich Goldstein ; illustrations by Thom Wright.

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Richard W. Goldstein is a registered patent attorney and founder of Goldstein Patent Law. Over the past 20+ years, he has represented thousands of entrepreneurs from across the United States, and helped them obtain nearly 2,000 patents. He has educated tens of thousands more about the patent process. In addition to writing about patents, he frequently writes and speaks on topics related to leadership, collaboration, sales, and marketing. His personal blog is: and his firm website is:

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Patent practice -- United States -- Popular works.
Patent laws and legislation -- United States -- Popular works.