Can you patent your mobile app?

Can you patent your mobile app?

Smartphones are the centre of our lives today. From mobile commerce to healthcare, mobile apps can seemingly do it all. Developers of these apps create very unique solutions to customer problems. And we are getting a lot of developers asking questions about whether or...
Can i patent an idea without a prototype?

Can i patent an idea without a prototype?

In today’s world, it is more important than ever to protect your intellectual property. Ideas are a valuable commodity, and if someone can steal or replicate your invention without you getting credit, you could lose out big time. That’s why it’s so...
Protect from Patent Lawsuits

Protect from Patent Lawsuits

What is a patent lawsuit? Patents are a territorial form of intellectual property right. Patent owners have the right to enforce patents only in a country where they get the patent grant. Also, patents have a specific ‘life’ or validity of 20 years from date of...
Freedom-To-Operate (FTO) Search

Freedom-To-Operate (FTO) Search

Freedom to operate (FTO) search is a study done to understand if a product infringes on any patent claims in a certain country. FTO studies give companies the confidence to commercialize a product in a region without violating claimed inventions. Thomas Alva Edison...