Services

Services

The IPFC offers following services for different stages of the life cycle of any Intellectual Property:

Pre-Protection Stage
  • Awareness and Promotion on best IPR practices
  • IP Due Diligence Reports
  • IP Intelligence and Forecasting
  • IP Landscaping and Technology Mapping
  • Freedom-to-Operate (FTO) Analysis
  • Information Disclosure Document IP Assessment
  • Pre-Investment Analysis for IP portfolio
  • IP Strategy Support on Nature, Mode, and Forum of Protection
Protection Stage
  • IP Searches such as Prior-Art-Search, Novelty or Patentability Search, Validity or Enforcement Readiness Search, Biotechnology Sequence Search.
  • Drafting of IP Applications for patents, trademarks, copyright, designs, geographical indication, plant varieties and farmers’ rights.
  • Proofreading and Filling of IP Applications including responses to office actions and examiners’/ IP office query’s.
  • IP Administrative services, application monitoring, and renewals.
Post-Protection Stage
  • IP Asset Maintenance and IP Lifecycle Management
  • IP Asset Valuation and Ranking
  • IP Portfolio Analysis and IP Audit
  • IP Commercialization and Monetization
  • Technology Transfer and Licensing Advisory on Enforcement of IPRs, Infringements, Opposition, Suits etc
  • Advisory on Business with IPRs