The main objective of patent proofreading is to identify errors in the patent application draft, which otherwise can lead to unwanted office-actions rejection of patent applications. The errors could be grammatical errors, spelling errors, formatting errors, antecedent basis errors, claim dependency errors, or errors in drawing, illustration or even claim consistency with respect to the description.

Proofreading is an important step in the process of obtaining a patent as even minute errors in the patent document could lead to an office action or rejection of a patent application. It identifies inaccuracy in the specification that can affect the enforcement of patent. Patent Proofreading has become a vital step in order to determine the coverage of perfect scope in the patent application.

The advantage of Patent Proofreading service:

  • Identify mistakes that could weaken your core patent claims
  • Make the decision to file a Certificate of Corrections easier
  • Comparison of issued patent claims with “latest claim amendment filed” including “latest Examiner’s amendment”
  • Make patent proofreading an integral part of your prosecution process
  • Reduce your costs while simultaneously improving quality

LogicApt’s Patent Proofreading service includes:

  • Language checks for grammar, spelling, and typographical errors
  • Document formatting as per Patent Office Standards (USPTO, EPO, PCT, etc.)
  • Dependency verification
  • Consistency checks
  • Claims and drawing consistency
  • Checks for correct antecedent basis Our proofreading service has helped several clients in attaining the right scope for the invention. We make sure there are no loop holes or discrepancies in the specification which might later prove fatal for the patent application.

Offshoring your patent proofreading tasks to LogicApt ensures that a dedicated team of patent professionals will work on your project to ensure patent enforceability and enhance service excellence. Our experienced patent professionals meticulously proofread each document and modifications according to standard guidelines and procedures.


We discover what is beyond the scope!