How a Down-and-out Realtor Revolutionized the Art of Drinking Coffee

How a Down-and-out Realtor Revolutionized the Art of Drinking Coffee

It has been said that spilling hot coffee on your lap wakes you up faster than drinking it. In Jay Sorensen’s case the scalding liquid that interrupted his morning ritual also delivered a lightning bolt from the skies above in the form of a novel idea that would completely revolutionize the act of drinking coffee in America: The Java Jacket.

How Sara Blakely Used Patents & Entrepreneurial Ingenuity to Alchemy Success

How Sara Blakely Used Patents & Entrepreneurial Ingenuity to Alchemy Success

“I’ve given up panties and wear Spanx®,” said Oprah Winfrey. Within 24 hours, over 20,000 pairs were sold, confirming Sara Blakely’s status as one the bravest and most entrepreneurially-gifted inventors of her day

Press Release: CTV News Calgary Interviews Prof. John Rizvi About the New Golden Age of Inventing

Press Release: CTV News Calgary Interviews Prof. John Rizvi About the New Golden Age of Inventing

CALGARY, CANADA, Apr.30, 2018 /The Patent Professor®/ — Jocelyn Laidlaw, CTV News Calgary anchor, recently interviewed John Rizvi, The Patent Professor® about the the power of small, simple ideas that have revolutionized America and the world.   These included micro-elegant ideas like the Java Jacket developed by Jay Sorensen and ..Continue Reading

Press Release:  ABC News (WFTS – Morning Blend) Invite Prof. John Rizvi, Esq to Discuss (Simple) Million Dollar Ideas

Press Release: ABC News (WFTS – Morning Blend) Invite Prof. John Rizvi, Esq to Discuss (Simple) Million Dollar Ideas

TAMPA, FL, Apr.2, 2018 /The Patent Professor®/ — Morning Blend Hosts, Carley Boyette and Natalie Taylor, recently interviewed Prof. John Rizvi, Esq., about simple ideas that went on to make millions for their entrepreneurial inventors. The topics covered in the Channel 6 Interview also touched on his s two Amazon ..Continue Reading

Press-Release: WTVR CBS Channel 6 Interview With Prof. Rizvi on Patents

Press-Release: WTVR CBS Channel 6 Interview With Prof. Rizvi on Patents

RICHMOND, VA., Mar 30, 2018 /The Patent Professor®/ — Prof. John Rizvi, Esq., nationally known as The Patent Professor ®, was recently interviewed by The CBS 6 News Team about the best way to protect inventions through a patent. John is a popular TED speaker and his recently released TEDx talk generated ..Continue Reading

A Serial Biotech Entrepreneur Uses Personal Adversity to Launch Big Ideas That Disrupt Healthcare

A Serial Biotech Entrepreneur Uses Personal Adversity to Launch Big Ideas That Disrupt Healthcare

Life is filled with setbacks, but how many of us fight back with business innovation to solve complex problems especially when it comes to our health or those of our children?   This capacity for insight, disruption and a “Fight Back Mentality” is nowhere more apparent than in the mind and ..Continue Reading

Press Release: TEDx Invites The Patent Professor® Back For Another Inspiring Inventor Talk at Nova Southeastern University

Press Release: TEDx Invites The Patent Professor® Back For Another Inspiring Inventor Talk at Nova Southeastern University

Fort Lauderdale, FL., March 16, 2017 / press release / TEDx, known for shaping ideas in the modern age, has invited best selling author and leading Florida Patent Attorney Prof. John Rizvi, Esq., to give an inspirational talk for inventors at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 17, 2018 at Nova ..Continue Reading

Listen to My Radio Interview on “The School for Startups”

Listen to My Radio Interview on “The School for Startups”

The Value of NDAs, Provisional Vs. Non-Provisional Patents & the Necessity of Precise Language….Plus, Much More!My recorded guest segment on The School for Startups Radio is now live for Inventors and Entrepreneurs to listen to. The host, Jim Beach, threw some tough questions at me, but I loved every minute ..Continue Reading

My Client David Cogswell’s Toilet Air Purifier Debuts on the Home Shopping Network!

My Client David Cogswell’s Toilet Air Purifier Debuts on the Home Shopping Network!

With his toilet air purifier already already selling well at Walmart, Costco, Sharper Image, Brookstone, Bed, Bath & Beyond, Amazon, and a number of other retailers, my client and individual inventor, David Cogswell, was recently on TV on the Home Shopping Network.Below is a video clip of him at the ..Continue Reading

Thoughts on A.I. and Blockchain Patents in the Knowledge Economy

Thoughts on A.I. and Blockchain Patents in the Knowledge Economy

In the mid-1990s, I noticed the profound transformation America was taking into the upper echelons of the Knowledge Economy, when viewed against the S & P 500 Market Index.  In particular, this “Switch” involved the transition from tangible assets forming the backbone of corporate value to one which involved Intellectual ..Continue Reading