Let's discuss different patent forms available at Indian Patent Office and purpose of each form- Application for Grant of Patent: Form -01 Provisional/Complete Specification: Form -02 Statement and Undertaking Under Section 8 :Form -03 Request for Extension of Time: Form- 04 Declaration as to Inventorship : Form -05 Claim or Request Regarding any Change in … Continue reading PATENT FORMS
Patent prosecution is the patent process required to obtain a patent which involves interaction between the Assignee/Inventor or his legal epresentative and Patent Office with respect to his patent application. During the patent prosecution process, a patent application has to go through the following steps-
Before applying for trademark it is very necessary to conduct a trademark search to identify potential conflicts that could arise with existing trademark applications or registered trademarks in the same trademark class. In order to avoid it is always recommended to conduct a "Trademark Search" as trademark searches are an integral part of trademark ownership.
A non-provisional patent draft is a techno-legal document describing the invention in-depth and discloses the best method of carrying out the invention. Thus, also known as a complete patent application.
As per the patent law, a provisional application is a legal document filed in the Indian Patent Office or any other patent office to establish an early filing date and allows the inventor to file a patent application without a formal patent claim, oath or declaration, or any information disclosure (prior art) statement.
Patent invalidity/validity search is basically the analysis to understand the strength of patent claims. A patent invalidity (or patent validity) search can be used to validate the claims made by a patent or to invalidate one or more claims of a competitor’s patent when facing a patent infringement suit. Moreover, these searches also check the … Continue reading Invalidation Searches
Patent search is a search involving research to data mine the patent and non-patent literature helping the inventor to know about the existing technology before applying for his own "Patent Application". Patent Search Services: Prior-art Searches/ Novelty Searches/ Patentability Searches, Infringement Searches, Invalidation Searches, Freedom to operate Searches, and Landscape Searches Our searchers are advanced … Continue reading Patent Search Services
Trademark classification is the classification of goods and services . Trademarks are classified into several classes under Nice Classification (NCL). There are different classes for registering marks for goods and services i.e TM classes 1-34 classify goods and TM classes 35-45 classify services.
Mosaicing provides the patent examiner to evaluate inventive step in light of two or more pieces of prior art information in combination, provided that a person skilled in the relevant art could reasonably have been expected to combine such information.