Patent registration can be a very complicated and expensive legal process but at the same time, it is also a very important step towards establishing a business as it helps protect your new inventions. One can also get the patent registered online with the help of Indian patent office (IPO) as it helps investors to file for a patent online easily and quickly. When applying online, you can also view the status of the application. Once the filing process is done, you will have the exclusive intellectual property rights excluding others from making, using, selling, or importing your inventions.The patent application is classified under various categories:
- National phase application
- Divisional application
- Patent of addition
- Convention application
The procedure to register these applications differs from country to country. The patent filing procedure in India can either be done alone or jointly with a partner, by an inventor, by a legal representative or law firm of deceased assignees. It is important for an individual to have a good knowledge of patent filing or patent registration process before beginning with the things but in case, if you do not posses the relevant knowledge, it is highly recommended to hire a lawyer who can help you with patent application.
Patent Registration Process
The Indian patent system is mainly governed by the patent act, 1970 and has been effective since April 20, 1972. The three main types of patents in India are ordinary patent, convention and patents of addition. Therefore, it is important for an individual to first understand the three different types of patents and choose the one that best suits there needs and requirements. We offer patent registration services to both out domestic and international clients across the world at reliable rates with effective and satisfactory results. Our highly qualified team of professionals are well known for the effective output and efficient 24/7 support.