Patent Infringement Analysis or FTO Analysis in India – Challenges
First Publication Date: 27th January 2010.
Patent infringement analysis is one of the key studies that may be carried out under various scenarios. Some of them being:
- Proactively ensuring that they don’t violate third party IP, by carrying out this study at product development stage
- When sued by a competitor on the grounds of infringement of their patent rights
- Patent holders constantly monitor competitors’ products to check whether competitors’ products are infringing their patent, and take necessary actions to enforce their rights