The Components of the Patent Specification under the UK Patent ApplicationThe first stage of a patent application in the United Kingdom requires preparation of a "Patent Specification." The Patent Specification's components include the invention's description, the invention drawing, the "claims" specifications, and an abstract. These components must be carefully considered to ensure that the patent specification is complete and the registration process starts.
The following questions have been addressed in this article:What should the description of the invention contain?
What are the essential features of the drawings?
What are the essential features of the claims?
What are essential features of the abstract?