A new tool for downloading patents

My February Web Watch column for Law Technology News reviewed a number of sites for patent and trademark searching on the Web. Subsequently, I received a message from E. Timothy Uy, a graduate student in Applied Physics at Stanford, telling me about a patent delivery site he developed, patents | oncloud8. He said that he designed it after getting frustrated with downloading patent images from esp@cenet and the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. your article!). Patents | oncloud8 provides immediate batch-downloaded PDF-stiched EPO documents (U.S. and international) for 88 cents per patent. There is no registration and membership fee.