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What does BP stand for?

BP stands for British Patent

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1921: The first British patent for windscreen wipers was registered by Mills Munitions of Birmingham.
1921: The first British patent for windscreen wipers was registered by Mills Munitions of Birmingham.
Thus, the British patent system did not catalyze Wart's invention, but after he had secured his patent, it diverted his efforts and obstructed further progress.
Here are some of the main points: A patent is no guarantee of success It can take between two-and-a-half and five years before a full British Patent is granted Patent protection lasts for 20 years from the date of filing the application, subject to annual renewal fees Patents can seriously damage your wealth