A company stands on its IP. The standard of IP asset usually determines a company’s success or failure. IP has to be registered but the registration process is stretched over various complex stages. These stages are called the IP prosecution.
Prosecution is the process of acquiring allowance of an IP application after it is filed in the Office. IP Prosecution is the applicant’s interaction with the Intellectual Property Office. The prosecutions proceedings are usually conducted at the office where the trademark, patent, design or the copyright is applied.
Trademark, Patent, Industrial Design and Copyright Prosecution Stages Include:
Drafting, Applying, Filing TM, Patent, Design or CR application.
Examination of application by the Examiner
Replying to Office Actions, Examiner’s queries, Different kinds of notices.
Arguments on class of goods or services or the patent specifications
Pre Grant and Post Grant Patent Prosecution
Publication in the journal
Opposition to the application
Replication to the opposition
Registration and renewals
Please Note: Basic Gig is to discuss issue and assess labour. Wages shall be invoiced.