Members of our team have experience in monitoring changes in the area of intellectual property. We monitor the status of applications for violations of the rights of our clients. We monitor the state of given art. Moreover we monitor the Internet for violation of our clients rights. We prepare reports on the activities of the competition.
The market of intellectual property rights is in constant motion. Proper care of the rights requires from the right holders to monitor the market in order to hedge against the actions of competitors. Checking reports of new applications allows on one hand to counteract the actions that may violate the rights, on the other hand, allows one to observe market actions and plans of competition and gives the opportunity to pursue appropriate directions of economic activities.
Monitoring of patent applications is a natural element of the IP strategy. Entrepreneur holding its own patents / patent applications, should pro-actively approach the question of observing the changes in the areas of technology and potential threats to his rights. Monitoring patents allows one to determine the freedom of activity in the field. It also allows to observe of change and development which exists in given art. Monitoring also allows one to discover applications that violate the rights of given entrepreneur.
Monitoring trademark applications allows one to learn about identical / similar trademarks that were applied for protection and to eliminate them at an early stage. Monitoring trademark applications also allows one to learn about the actions/intentions of market competition, which can be a valuable clue for activities and development in particular product segment.
The market success of the entrepreneur causes almost immediately appear followers impersonating their products or trying to "move close" visually to its products. Monitoring violations of rights allows entrepreneurs to conduct effective surveillance over the market or a particular segment of products and prevent or counteract to any infringing activities.
We draft up reports on the state of competition’s rights. Monitoring applications of industrial property objects allows one to assess the actions of competitors, the areas of their interest and willingness to introduce new products. Monitoring of competitors' actions may constitute a valuable source of knowledge for the business entrepreneur.