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Our foreign patent filing platform, inovia.com, reduces the cost and complexity of PCT national stage entry, direct (Paris Convention) filing, European validation and patent translations.

The industry’s most powerful foreign filing platform

The industry's most powerful foreign filing platform.

inovia is the largest foreign filing provider in the world. Our model is simple: we combine technology and a global network of foreign associates to create value for our clients. The inovia.com platform offers a “one-stop-shop” experience so that our clients can save both time and money on their foreign filing work.

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Our service suite

inovia pct national stage entry

PCT national stage entry

We use our expertise and buying power to reduce the cost and hassle of PCT national stage entry.

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inovia direct Paris Convention filing

Direct filing

Our global filing platform offers a streamlined approach to direct (Paris Convention) filing.

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inovia european patent validation

European validation

With inovia.com, you can validate your patent in up to 40 countries with just one instruction.

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inovia patent translations

Patent translations

inovia has joined forces with the RWS Group to deliver high quality and cost-effective IP translations.

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Trademark search & registration

inovia now offers a free trademark search service, allowing you to search over 7 million U.S. trademarks.

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Our network is your network.

In combination with our technology, a big part of our business model is our agent network, made up of international patent firms covering more than 130 countries. We’ve selected our global patent agents based on their commitment to client service, expertise in their jurisdictions and meticulous translation standards.

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Sometimes the cost saving can be up to €10,000 per invention.

-Nina Braun, IP Manager at ThyssenKrupp Uhde

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inovia offers a wealth of resources in foreign patent filing.

Foreign filing resources

E-kits, industry surveys, on-demand webinars and more. We also provide educational content on international patenting strategy and tactics.

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Foreign filing blog

The most comprehensive and up-to-date place to find commentary and option, tips and best practices on all things related to foreign patent filing.

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Foreign filing blog

Get up-to-date commentary and opinion, tips and best practices.

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U.S. Global Patent & IP Trends Indicator

An in-depth look at the foreign filing strategies of U.S. patentees.

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