ICT Patents require specific expertise to conduct patent searches, draft patent applications and write strong patent claims due to integration of hardware and software patents.
Overview of patent examination process in India that can be fast tracked under express route by filing expedited patent examination request with Indian Patent Office
Provisional patent application is filed when the invention is not fully ready. A well drafted provisional patent provides patent pending rights to establish inventorship and patent ownership as patent office follows first to file approach to determine the true inventor of a patent covering new idea or product.
Overview of Patent Prosecution in India covering Patent Eligibility and Patent Examination Process describing how Indian Patent Office examines the content of patent specification, including patent claims to determine novelty and inventive step
International Trademark Filing in India – The Madrid Protocol India adopted Madrid Protocol in 2013 The Madrid Protocol is a WIPO administered treaty to simplify the process of filing trademarks across multiple jurisdictions Trademark applications can be filed in India under the Madrid Protocol when India is either the origin country or the designated country… Continue reading International Trademark Filing in India – The Madrid Protocol – Trademark Registration in India
5 steps to draft patent claims and write patent applications for inventions and technologies belonging to the field of Software, Mobile Apps, Cloud Computing or Internet of Things (IoT), including overview of Indian Patent Laws, Software Patents in India, Business Method Patents and PCT International Patent Filing Process
Pharmaceutical patents for inventions resulting from combination of previously known active ingredients face higher level of scrutiny from the patent examiner as patent office does not generally allow the patent owners to extend the life of existing patents by filing new patents for substantially same or similar inventions, without any novelty or inventive step (non-obviousness).… Continue reading Pharmaceutical Patents in India
Patent Strategy Innovative intellectual property comprising strong and enforceable patents with well drafted patent claims can be created in a cost-effective manner by engaging with an experienced patent attorney and technology business lawyer. A strongly formulated patent strategy acts as an invaluable asset during technology and product development, as has been proven time and again… Continue reading Patent Strategy for Inventions – Insights by Patent Attorney
Mobile based payments using smartphone applications and handheld devices has resulted in a striving competition between financial institutions (banks), technology corporations (Apple, Google, Samsung) and startups (PayPal, PayTM, MobiKwik). Consequently, number of patents filed in FinTech sector have increased exponentially across the globe indicating strong propagation of innovative FinTech solutions worldwide. As per views of FinTech patent experts, patent attorneys, corporate… Continue reading FinTech – Financial Technology Patents, Blockchain Technology and Bitcoin
Summary: Inventors and small business owners have always found the patent strategy a complicated maze for navigation, and patent attorney Rahul Dev has recently launched an innovative intellectual property creation program to address such needs. Not only this program is cost-effective, his decade long experience as patent attorney and technology business lawyer has proven to… Continue reading ITPAS: Ideas to Patents and Strategy | New Small Business Program Launched