Patent search

Have an idea? Don’t waste money filing patents until you have first conducted a patent search

Who will conduct the search?

All searches are performed by qualified patent attorneys with +15 years of patent searching experience.

We are specialists in patent searching. Our patent attorneys will apply the appropriate search strings; interrogate the right databases; and exercise tried and tested methodologies.

Is the price really fixed?

As with all our offerings, our patent search price is fixed. Irrespective of the time it takes to conduct your search, the price remains R9,950.

How does it work?

Send us an email and one of our patent attorneys will call you. we will discuss your invention and agree upon the features that will form the subject matter of the search. We then send you an email summarising the search protocol. If you are happy with this, transfer R9,950 into our account and we will begin the search.

How long does it take

You can expect a patent search report within 7-10 business days of payment.

What will you receive?

We will send you a search report summarising the relevant patents, copies or abstracts of the relevant patents, and our opinion regarding what to patent in light of the search report.

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