1- Drafting the complete specification along with the claims for India and for filing abroad particularly in the United States Patent and Trademark Office and the European Patent Office depending upon the Patent law and practice of such countries.
2-Filing Indian and Foreign Patent applications in the Indian Patent Office and prosecuting applications until grant.
3- Filing and prosecuting applications for Indian and Foreign clients in Patent Offices in other countries through our Associates in such countries.
3- Drafting the complete specification along with the claims for India and for filing abroad particularly in the United States Patent and Trademark Office and the European Patent Office depending upon the Patent law and practice of such countries.
4- Maintaining Patents for full term, sending renewal reminders, automatic renewing and reinstatement of patents not renewed in time.
5 Drafting and filing assignment deeds.
6- Filing opposition of Patent Applications and revocation of granted patents.
7- Rendering advice regarding patents filed, accepted, and granted in India to Clients and maintaining a Watch on the patents being advertised for clients.
8- Investigating Infringements and filing actions for infringement, revocation of patents.
9- Conducting Searches on line for both name and subject matter. Who Can Apply For The Patent
1- An application can be filed by any of the following persons
2- By any person claiming to be the true and first inventor of the invention.
3- By any person being the assignee of the person claiming to be the true and first inventor in respect of the right to make such an application.
4- By the legal representative of any deceased person who immediately before his death was entitled to make such an application
5- By the persons referred to therein either alone or jointly with any other person. Procedure For The Grant Of Patent
1- The application is examined by patent office and objections, if any, are intimated
2- The specification is advertised after the objections, if any, are removed to the satisfaction of the patent office
3- The patent is sealed if there is no opposition by the third party within a period of 4 months of advertisement
4- After sealing of the patent the certificate is issued by the patent office
Renewal : The patent is renewed every year from the date of patent. Term Of Patent : 20 years from the date of filing of application.
The PCT System. The system is a patent "filing" system, not a patent "granting" system. There is "no pct patent".
1- The system provides for
2- An international phase comprising
3- Filing of the international application
4- International search
5- International publication
6- A national/regional phase before designated offices
7-The decision on granting patents is taken exclusively by national or regional offices in the national phase
8-Only inventors may be protected via the pct by applying for patents, utility models and similar titles.
9- Design and trademark protection cannot be obtained via the pct.
10-The pct is administered by Wipo as are other international conventions in the field of industrial property, such as the Paris convention.
The requirements for filing the pct application
1- The request, which includes
3- The designation of the contracting states*
4- Name, address, nationality of inventor(s) and applicant(s)
5- Description, drawings, claims and abstract
6- Power of attorney