The session will address the trends in patenting in mobile applications technology and when and why one must patent an invention. The session will address using competitive patent intelligence to create new products, applications and inventions, the different challenges and strategies in obtaining software patents in India, US and Europe and some case studies to clarify the patentability standards at the various patent offices. Costs, time frame, and complexities of patent systems around the world will be exemplified. Aspects of quality of searches, drafting, freedom-to-operate vs. patentability will also be discussed. The session will also address the area of developing and implementing an IP-driven strategy to foster R&D and innovation.
– Trends in patenting in Mobile Applications Technology.
– Identifying patentable ideas in Mobile Apps Technology Domain.
– Why patent?
– Software patenting in India, US and Europe.
– Understanding Patent Prosecution.