After registering your IP in Korea, if you do not use it, because it only leads to disclose your technology to the public in Korea and requires to pay the annual fees for maintaining your IP, you need to find a plan for using it. In order to meet your needs, we can find a plan of your IP use. On the other hand, if your items for business in Korea have already been registered as an IP in Korea, you need to purchase the IP or be granted a license as long as it has not been invalidated. We can also offer your IP transaction related services.
(1) Services for IP Owners
For IP owners registered in Korea, we provide services for 1) investigating infringement/infringement fact (a field investigation and data research), 2) investigating IP similar to your IP (for investigating whether your IP has invalidity reasons and there are related companies), 3) appraising whether infringement or not, 4) requesting a trial to confirm the scope of patent rights against the infringer, 5) writing and sending a warning letter for banning infringement, 6) suggesting measures for civil and criminal sanctions against infringer, 7) writing contracts of IP transactions, licenses and the like, 8) managing the IP licenses after IP licensing, and the like.
(2) Services for IP Users
For people who will start a business or launch new items in Korea, we provide services for 1) investigating the IP related to your business, 2) appraising whether your items infringe the IP registered in Korea, 3) searching the prior arts for invaliding/canceling the IP having a possibility of infringement by your items, 4) suggesting redesigns or measures to avoid infringement, 5) writing contracts of IP transactions, licenses and the like, 6) registering with the KIPO according to IP licensing, and the like.
In case of already receiving a warning letter or a lawsuit related on IP infringement, we provide services for 1) appraising whether there is any possibility to infringe the patent owner's IP, 2) searching the prior arts for invalidating/canceling the IP infringed, 3) requesting an invalidation trial and/or a trial to confirm the scope of patent rights against the owner, 4) suggesting redesigns or measures to avoid infringement, 5) writing contracts of IP transactions, licenses and the like, 6) registering with the KIPO according to IP licensing, and the like.
(3) Data Providing Services for IP financing or transactions
In order to prove/confirm the value of the IP for getting a loan at the bank by a financial security of the IP registered in Korea or for achieving IP transactions, we provide base data of 1) analysis of IP owners/users, 2) analysis of IP claims or rights, 3) analysis of commercialization, 4) analysis of market, 5) analysis of competitiveness, 6) analysis of infringement range, 7) availability of marketing, and the like.