INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
1. Trademarks -
ANP has an expertise in filing and prosecuting Trade Mark applications at the Indian Trademarks Registry. ANP provides profound services such as Cease and Desist Notices, Infringement and validity opinion, Prosecution Proceedings: opposition, revocation, rectification, appeals, Appellate Board proceedings, Trademark searches locally and internationally, Clearance of title, Domain Name Search, Brand selection advice, Journal watch services, Post-registration services, Renewals, Portfolio Management, Assignment, Licensing and Franchising.
2. Madrid Protocol -
ANP claims core competency in filing and prosecuting Trade Mark and Service Mark applications Internationally with the cooperation of our foreign associates or under the Madrid Protocol. ANP also responds to the objections of the national offices, handles Prosecution Proceedings: opposition, revocation, rectification, appeals, provides Post-registration services.
3. Designs -
ANP has an expertise in filing and prosecuting applications for registration of Designs, conducting searches locally and internationally, drafting Cease and Desist Notices, providing Infringement and validity opinions, Journal watch services, Post Registration Services, Renewals, Assignment and Licensing, Portfolio Management.
4. Copyright -
ANP has an expertise in filing and prosecuting applications for registration of Copyright in India and internationally, providing Infringement and validity advice, drafting Cease and Desist Notices, handles Prosecution: Cancellation proceedings, appeals, Anti-piracy measures, Post Registration Services, Assignment, licensing and transfer, Specific agreements.
5. IP Management -
Transfer and Licensing -
ANP helps conduct transfer of IP rights through Assignment, Licensing, Mortgaging, Franchising, Transmission, Conducting Due Diligence, Negotiating mutually-beneficial terms and conditions, Preparing agreements, Continuous consultation until the transfer is completed.
Contracts and Agreements -
ANP drafts various agreements such as Business transfer, Technology transfer, Assignment, licensing, franchising, Software development, Joint venture, Confidentiality & non-disclosure, Employment, Vendors & distributors, IP components of Mergers & Acquisitions, Registered User Agreements, Distribution Agreements, Collaboration Agreements, and Endorsement Agreements.
IP Portfolio Management -
ANP provides Technical, Legal and Commercial Valuation Reports, Advising to arrive at the correct value of IP assets during Mergers & Acquisitions, Assign IP assets, Assisting in purchase of IP assets at the apt value.
ANP conducts elaborate IP Audits by Inspection and scrutiny of IP Portfolios, Preparing Comprehensive Reports.