INVENTION MANAGEMENT SERVICES:
IMA delivers a superior, reliable and cost effective
approach to the patent process.
Invention Management Associates (IMA) delivers comprehensive patent
management services for products and manufacturing processes that
employ complex mechanical, optical, electrical and software systems.
IMA principals act as a single point of contact for all your patent
issues whether you have a single invention – or multiple product
We provide two levels of service.
The New Patent Filing Service is ideal
for a small company or sole inventor interested in identifying a
key patentable feature and establishing patent rights. Based on
IMA’s Patent Lifecycle Model,
this service guides you through the patent process and ensures all
deadlines, fees and processes are handled professionally.
The Invention Management Service is
appropriate for organizations that routinely develop new products
or product improvements and need a comprehensive strategy for identifying
and protecting patentable features. IMA will customize an Invention
Management Plan for your company that will dovetail with
your product development cycles and with your business objectives.
Whichever service is right for your business, you will work closely
with IMA principals, seasoned patent professionals with over 15
years of hands-on engineering experience. We are uniquely qualified
to quickly absorb the details of the invention, and identify patentable
elements early in the process.
efficient and expert method of gathering intelligence will save
you valuable time, money and engineering focus.