Welcome to Informal Drawings!

Informal Drawings is a comic strip devoted to patent attorneys, examiners, and inventors.  Patent law is a strange hybrid of the technical and the legal, the mundane and the world-changing.  It is typically dressed up in corporate attire, but it does have a playful side.

In a recent non-scientific study (n=4), Informal Drawings was ranked the funniest patent site on the internet.  Further research is needed.

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