We are able to search, extract and analyse the information contained in the patent database to deliver meaningful information specific to your needs.
Amongst the types of patent search that we conduct are:
The patentability search is also known as novelty search. The focus of this search is to determine whether your invention meets the patentability criteria in comparison with existing technologies available in the patent database. We are loyal to the facts. So, we won’t shy away from telling you that your invention is not patentable even though we would lose out on the fees for patent drafting and patent filing. Your best interest is our main priority.
State of the art search
The search focuses on data mapping and compilation of the patents or patent applications within a particular technology area. It would provide valuable insight into technology trend, possible licensees or buyers of your invention, saturation of the technology area, competitors’ patent strategies and etc. These insights would be valuable for you to devise your research strategy.
This search is to identify patents that your product or process may infringe upon. Thus, we help you to assess the risk of patent infringement associated with your product or process.
If a patent is enforced against your product or process, one possible way out would be to challenge the validity of the patent. We can help by seeking similar technologies that were filed before the patent.
With our IP experience and technical understanding, we are able to comprehend your invention, and compose a patent specification that optimizes the strength of your patent.
Our approach in patent drafting includes:
With our extensive experience, we are able to manage the entire patent application process, from the start till the end. Throughout the process, we will manage all correspondences from MyIPO and advise you accordingly. Our familiarity with the application process will help you to go through it all with ease of mind.
We can also be at your service if you want to extend your patent application in other countries.