Patents 2018-10-27T01:39:32+00:00

Maxine Lynn, as an adult industry attorney, assists companies in securing patent protection for innovations.  The innovations may be in the fields of sex tech, sex toys, pleasure products, lubricants, porn, VR, AR, cams, or any other technological aspect relating to adult.  A patent gives its owner the right to prevent others from making, using, selling, or offering for sale an invention.  Examples of things that could be inventions relating to the adult industry include:

  • Sex toys
  • Cameras, such as virtual reality cameras
  • Software apps

In order to receive a U.S. patent, an application must be submitted to the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office.  Patents can also be secured in other countries through applications submitted to the respective country’s patent office.  Maxine assists clients through the entire patenting process, offering:

  • Patentability Searches
  • U.S. Provisional Patent Applications
  • U.S. Utility Patent Applications
  • U.S. Design Patent Applications
  • Responses to Official Actions of the U.S Patent & Trademark Office
  • Petitions to the USPTO
  • Representation before the U.S. Patent Trial and Appeal Board
  • Maintenance Fee Tracking
  • Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) Patent Applications

Contact Maxine Lynn today to schedule a free consultation regarding your patent matters.  Also, check out some of Maxine’s articles on the intersections of patents and Sex Tech:

XBiz World: “The Importance of Patents in the Sex Tech Industry” (October 2017)

XBiz Premiere: “Sex Toy Patents Tell Story of Evolving Social Norms” and online (October 2018)
XBiz Premiere: “Sex Toy Patents Reveal History, Evolution of Pleasure Products” (September 2018)