Patent filing and maintenance
Our team includes patent agents in India, who are well versed with the procedural requirements of filing patent applications in the Indian Patent Office. Several Indian companies and companies based outside India avail our patent filing services for filing patent applications in the Indian Patent Office. All patent applications filed by InvnTree in India, are docketed in our custom docketing software. The docketing software is designed as per the Indian Patent Act and Rules. This enables us to adhere to deadlines and also send timely reminders to our clients. The Indian patent office is very firm on meeting deadlines and opitions are not available to extend most missed deadlines. In light of this our docketing software is designed to send enough reminders to the clients to meet deadlines.
Different types of patent applications are filed in the Indian Patent office. A patent application which is first filed in the Indian patent office without claiming priority from an earlier filed patent application is called an ordinary Indian patent application. InvnTree advises its clients regarding filing of ordinary patent applications in India. Each case is studied and the client is advised as to whether a provisional patent application has to be filed or a complete patent application has to be filed in the Indian Patent office. Our team which includes Indian Patent Agents, are well versed with the nuances of filing patent applications in India. Our clients are appreciative of the advice provided to them by InvnTree relating to patent filing strategies in India.
You may read our articles to get more information about patent filing in India.
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InvnTree caters to its clients requirements of filing convention applications in the Indian Patent office, under the paris convention. Covention applications are filed within 12 months of filing a priority application in a foreign country. Convention application filing services are usually availed by overseas companies and individuals. Our vast experience in filing convention applications in the Indian patent office has enabled us to cater to our client's requirements and meet high quality standards.
InvnTree caters to its clients requirements of filing National phase applications in the Indian Patent office, under the PCT route. The deadline for filing PCT national phase applications in the Indian Patent office is 31 months from the earliest priority date. Our vast experience in filing PCT National phase applications in the Indian patent office has enabled us to cater to our client's requirements and meet high quality standards.
You may read our article to get more information about filing PCT national phase applications in India.
We are authorized to file PCT applications with the WIPO, for Indian patent applicants. Further, we have partnered with several patent attorneys outside India. Our partnership with these patent attorneys outside India, facilitates filing of patent applications outside India. Our partner patent attorneys who are located across the globe are known for delivering superior patent filing services. Further, in light of the volume of business carried out mutually, we are able to avail patent filing services offered by our partner patent attorneys at competitive rates. We pass on such cost saving to our clients, thereby, resulting in significant cost saving to our clients.
InvnTree caters to its clients requirements of paying annuity fee for granted Indian Patents. The service of paying annuity fee for granted patents is provided at a cost effective professional fee. Automatic reminders are sent to clients to pay annuity fee. The annuity fee for Indian patents are to be paid upon grant. The annuity fee has to be paid from the 3rd year of filing the patent application till the 20th year.
InvnTree caters to its clients requirements of filing a statement related to working of patent in India. As per the Indian Patent Act, for every granted patent, a statement of working of the patent in India has to be filed before end of March each year. InvnTree sends automatic reminders to their clients to provide a statement relating to filing of the statement of working of patents in India. Upon receiving the cleint's instructions and details of the working of patent in India, the statement of working of patents is deligently filed in the Indian Patent office. The statement of working of patents is of significance during infringement proceedings.
You may read more about filing statement of working in our article.
InvnTree provides the services of docketing previously filed patent applications in the Indian Patent office. By availing InvnTree's docketing services, clients can receive automatic updates relating to their patent portfolio in India. InvnTree uses custom docketing software, which is designed as the the Indian Patent Act and rules.
The Patent office fee can be calculated using our patent office fee cost calculator. All fee in USD