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CHECKLIST FREQUENTLY-ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT PATENTS (USA) boxshadowdwn What do the terms "patent pending" and "patent applied for" mean? They are used by a manufacturer or seller of an article to inform the public that an application for a patent on that article is on file in the Patent and Trademark Office. The law imposes a fine on those who use these terms falsely to deceive the public. boxshadowdwn Is there any danger that the Patent and Trademark Office will give others information contained in my application while it is pending? No. All patent applications are maintained in the strictest confidence until