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On This Date in Legal History

On July 31, 1790, the first patent was issued to Samuel Hopkins. You can learn about patents and trademarks, and search for any patent issued, at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”) website– http://1.usa.gov/1ItzqCi.

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The First Patent Issued

On July 31, 1790, the first patent was issued to Samuel Hopkins.  You can learn about patents and trademarks, and search for any patent issued, at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”) website http://1.usa.gov/1ItzqCi.

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