Inolyst Blog
01 Oct 2014
IP, Patents

Indian patent filing gets easier!

Here’s some good news for all those Indian companies that are interested in filing patents but were held back because the process was too tedious. The fact that the new government is keen on seeing a rise in Indian intellectual property is not a hidden fact. But taking that to the next level is the announcement that the government plans to introduce a comprehensive payment gateway that will make it easier for applicants to pay the patent fees. So far, [...]

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28 Aug 2014
IP, Patents

Why your patent services should NOT be cheap!

We all love discount sales. Whenever it’s the end of the season we’re anticipating those ‘SALE’  boards outside our favourite stores and are ready to shell out some money because we know we’re getting good bargains. But, sometimes even ‘Sales’ get us wary. Invariably when you find a store that is claiming to give you more than what you’re paying- you end up doubting the authenticity of the product and the claims. Then just think for a second- if you [...]

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15 Aug 2014
IP, Patents

Indian government promises to boost innovation

The Union Ministry for Communication & Technology recently announced an upcoming scheme that will make it easier and cheaper for Indian companies to file for international patents. The new scheme looks at improving the previous one by targeting all those areas that made it tough and expensive to file international patents thus encouraging innovation and growth in areas of IP, IT and Electronics. It sure looks like we’ll be seeing a lot more Indian innovation and start-up success stories in [...]

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25 Jul 2014
IP, Patents

5 reasons the Budget brings good news to start-ups

The recent Budget has shown that the new government is keen on promoting fresh talent and product innovation in the country. Here we bring you a quick look at why the budget is music to the ears of start up enthusiasts and entrepreneurs. Rs 10,000 crore fund to provide equity and soft loans to small and medium scale enterprises including start-ups. It is clear that the government is keen on making the country a hub for new and break-through ideas [...]

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12 Mar 2014
Articles, Patents

Why it’s important for startups to file patents

There has been a lot of literature going around the Internet regarding the importance of filing patents, especially for startups. Opinions both in favour of, and against this proposal have been gathering storm, and there has been no conclusive outcome on the ongoing debate. Why the debate after all? Here is why: Inventions and innovations have become the raisons d’ etre of today’s startup ecosystem. Startups have come to be known for their creative vibrancy and their relentless pursuit towards something [...]

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4 simple steps to protect your idea while transforming into product

You have an idea for a blockbuster product, you have figured out that there is a huge market opportunity and you want to capitalize by transforming your idea into a reality. As a first time entrepreneur, you will face several challenges like raising funds, building infrastructure, preparing prototypes and designs, marketing etc. At each stage during this course of transforming your idea into a successful product, you will be interacting with ‘outsiders’ like technical experts, ex-colleagues, business community and many [...]

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Your Brand can become someone’s domain!!

That’s right! Internet has become the new market place for selling possibly all products and services; and the institutions managing the World Wide Web are putting in every effort to make internet the most business worthy medium. Recently, ICANN announced its plan to allow brand names and several other generic names as top level domains.  To simplify it, any business can book their domain name that identifies their goods or services and domain names are no longer limited to .com, [...]

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23 Dec 2013
Copyrights, IP, Patents

Getting Tough with Software: IPRs and How to Protect Your Software Innovations

Take a step back in time, and any business will affirm that the vast majority of their assets were tied to the physical aspects of the company; the bricks and mortar and the stock and equipment used to run the business effectively. However, in recent years, the world has seen a dramatic shift in where business owners place their value. As technological development races forwards, so too does the face of enterprise itself, and recent times have seen the radical change [...]

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