The American Invents act – First to file (March 16, 2013)

On Saturday, March sixteen, 2013, the “first-inventor-to-file” provisions of the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act (“AIA”) will go into effect. The act will update the current “first-to-invent” process to “first-to-file” patent system. Under the new law, the defination for prior art will expand dramatically and any prior art from before the filing date can be used to […]

Patent Post Grant Review Procedure

The proposed Patent post grant review proceeding would allow the public to appeal the USPTO to cancel claims in a patent within a year of its issue date. And it allows any person who is warned with a patent infringement suit to plea for review within four months of being warned. To prevent wrong use, […]

Trademark Watch Service India

Trademark Registration is a legal procedure provided for under the Trade Marks Act, 1999. Here is a breakdown of the process of registering your trademark, if your business is applicable for Trademark. The details of Trademark Filling India and e Trademark Search India are given below. Documents required: A copy of the logo in JPEG […]

Business Research- A tool to know the root cause!

Business Research and Market Research help you to know the root cause of a problem or profitability of a business or just product as the case may be. Let us see how business research helps in such situations: 1. You are currently working in some organization, but you have an idea for a new product […]

A threat of Patent Infringement

The scope or the extent of Patent Watch is defined in the claims of the granted patent. Patent filing agents inform the public about terms of the claims such as what is allowed and what is not allowed without the permission of the patent holder. Usually, a party that  manufactures, sells, imports, uses, or offers […]