How to patent an idea in India book


how to patent an idea in india

book and video series on patent

How to patent an Idea in India

From idea to granted Patent in quickest time, saving costs and making money with your patented invention; a step by step guideline on Intellectual Property Rights

How to take your innovative ideas from idea stage to granted Patent in India in quickest possible time... This workbook on patents is outcome of facing more than 10,000 calls, emails, meetings and visits with inventors willing to file patent for their invention and upon observing their inherent questions from different sectors and background.

It is most valuable for business owners, entrepreneurs, research and development professionals and working employees who continuously come up with

  • Innovative ideas,
  • new ways to solve a problem,
  • do research in specific domain,
  • new improvements in existing systems to make it more efficient,
  • to make system run cost effectively, or
  • new and improved way to serve clients 

Leveraging over 12 years of experience in the field of intellectual property rights and patent law, we have come up with this book with a very specific focus on helping inventors with a more practical, easy to understand and step by step information which we believe would be used and recommended by every inventor as a workbook to protect innovative ideas with patents.

This workbook on patent is designed to help you with..

This workbook on patent is most valuable for business owners, entrepreneurs, research and development professionals and working employees who continuously come up with

  • Innovative ideas,
  • new ways to solve a problem,
  • do research in specific domain,
  • new improvements in existing systems to make it more efficient,
  • to make system run cost effectively, or
  • new and improved way to serve clients 

Patent basics, procedure and costs

  • Definition of patent and invention, what can we learn from it
  • Do I really need to go for patent protection? or I should use same money elsewhere (to grow business)
  • What inventions are patentable
  • What inventions cannot be patented
  • Short overview of steps and procedure for filing patent
  • Costs involved at each stage
  • What would be my contribution at each stage as Inventor 

Idea Incubation Phase

  • How to identify innovative ideas with potential to win patent
  • How to get absolute clarity on your idea, being specific
  • How to do a preliminary search for your innovative idea
  • How to review the results you got from this preliminary search
  • when to get encouraged and when to get discouraged for going ahead for patent filing based on results
  • Creating Final Draft of working invention disclosure
  • Mistakes to avoid in Idea incubation phase 

Action  items, checklist, worksheet for  Idea incubation phase that will help you to create your complete invention disclosure.

Save time, costs while working with a patent agent or attorney:

  • Non disclosure Agreement (NDA)
  • How the Idea incubation phase, if done correctly is really helpful here
  • Effective first call or email with a patent agent or attorney firm
  • how to Proactively speed up the patenting process
  • how to be ready with expected information at appropriate stages
  • Opinion about patentability
  • Making decision to go ahead with patent filing based on results
  • Preparing Patent application (Patent drafting)
  • Important rules for patent claims, detailed description, drawings, references, title, Abstract etc.
  • Covering all possible embodiments
  • How to ensure that the patent application is written to provide broadest possible protection for your innovative idea 

Stages from filing to grant of patent

  • Complete flow chart of Patent procedure in India
  • what to expect at each stage
  • oppositions, objections (if any)
  • important dates to remember
  • response to objections 

Filing Patent application:

  

  • Different options, paths and strategies for Filing patent application
  • Provisional patent application
    • When to go for provisional patent application
    • advantages
    • costs
    • elements of provisional patent application
    • mistakes to avoid
  • Complete patent application
  • International patent application
    • different options and routes available
    • strategies to go about international patent filing
    • Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) application
  • The ideal way to proceed with your invention after patent filing
  • What are benefits of patent pending status?
  • Patent pending status
    • things you can do after filing patent
    • things you cannot do till grant of patent 

What how why when: Answers to important questions

  

  • Cost of getting patent in India (a short note)
  • How much time required for patent
  • When is the right time to file a patent application
  • Patent Pending status and its advantages
  • I am in research and development is patent relevant for me?
  • What qualifies for a startup ? 

Grant of patent and proceedings

   

  • Grant of patent
  • What rights you can practice on grant of patent
  • Different strategies to monetize your patent that is making money with your patent
  • Patent infringement
  • Patent enforcement
  • Patent renewals
  • Deciding about royalties or selling patent 

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Prasad Karhad (1)

Prasad Karhad

Registered Patent Agent India (IN/PA 2352) with bachelors degree in electronics and telecommunication engineering. Working in patents and IPR field since 12 years. associated with leading Intellectual Property firm in India called Khurana & Khurana, Advocates and IP Attorneys (K&K).

K and K has team of 110+ Intellectual property (IP) professionals including patent agents, trademark agents and attorneys and offices at Delhi, Mumbai, Pune and Bangalore, Successfully helping inventors and businesses in securing their Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) including Patents, Trademarks, Designs & Copyrights along with Contract & Commercial Matters. with more than 15000 visitors every month, Patent in India platform continues to be leading intellectual property consulting platform in India. http://patentinindia.com/

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