In case somebody is making unauthorized use of your Intellectual Property (for e.g. patent, trademark, copyright), you must take quick action by filing a Suit for Infringement of Intellectual Property in a civil court. By filing the Suit, you can claim damages and compensation for the loss caused due to unauthorized use and also stop the other person from using your property. MyAdvo will help you file the Suit for Infringement of Intellectual Property through an expert intellectual property lawyer and will help manage the case lifecycle.
Once you send in a request, our representative will get in touch with you to understand your requirements.
You will be required to send clear scanned copies of documents pertaining to the intellectual property for verification by a lawyer.
The petition will be drafted and shared with you for review and approval within 7 days of receiving the documents.
You are required to print the draft on legal size paper, sign and send it to us via courier/ post.
The case will be filed before the relevant civil court within 3 days of signing of draft.
The lawyer will present preliminary arguments before the court.
Upon presentation of arguments by the lawyer, the Court will ask the opposite party to file its reply.
The court will conduct hearings in the matter and examine the evidence presented before it. MyAdvo will keep you updated on the status of your case.
The court will deliver judgment in the matter.
You can safeguard your invention even before it is complete by filing a provisional patent. You can book your name against the invention by filing provisional specifications of your invention. MyAdvo will help you obtain a provisional patent through an expert patent attorney.
Filing application under Patent Cooperation Treaty(PCT) allows you to file patent application in other countries who are party to PCT in 30 months of first patent filing application, while you can claim priority date of first patent filing application.
MyAdvo will file the application under PCT on your behalf through an expert patent attorney and provide regular updates to you.
Before applying for a patent, a thorough check has to be done to verify whether your invention is patentable not. The patent search involves the search of the patent records to check whether there already exists a similar invention. MyAdvo will help you conduct patent search through expert patent attorneys.
Essentials of a Patent
Your invention must meet the following three requirements:
Hence, novelty or newness of the invention is an essential condition for a patent to be granted. In case your invention is similar to a patented invention, your application will be rejected.
Getting a Copyright on your creative work enables you to exclusively use your intellectual property for commercial purposes and restricts others from using it without your permission. MyAdvo will file the application under the copyright act, 1957 on your behalf through an expert intellectual property lawyer and provide regular updates to you.
A trademark is a “brand name” or “logo” that helps you protect the identity of your business. To restrict others from using your brand name or logo, MyAdvo will help you register your trademark through an expert trademark attorney.
A patent gives you an exclusive right to market and sell your invention for a limited period of time. MyAdvo can assist you getting a patent for your invention through an expert patent attorney.
If you have created new shape, configuration, surface pattern, ornamentation or designs composed of lines and colors that appeal to eyes, you can register it as Industrial Design if the design is used for industrial production.
MyAdvo will file the application for Industrial Design registration on your behalf through an expert Intellectual Property lawyer and provide regular updates to you.
Association of producers of goods can file a Geographical Indication(GI) application to protect agricultural, natural or manufactured goods that have some qualities that are attributable to its place of origin. MyAdvo will file the application for Geographical Indication(GI) registration on your behalf through an expert Intellectual Property lawyer and provide regular updates to you.
Before applying for a trademark, it is advisable to conduct a Trademark search. Trademark search involves a thorough check of the trademark records to check whether there already exists a similar trademark in similar categories. MyAdvo will help you conduct trademark search through expert trademark attorneys.