6 Tips for Outsourcing IP Services

43 %
57 %
Information about 6 Tips for Outsourcing IP Services
Business & Mgmt

Published on March 8, 2014

Author: Tennycut

Source: slideshare.net


Outsourcing IP services is becoming more common in the IP industry. Find out what you need to do to keep your outsource relationship on track.

Tips for Outsourcing IP Services

Outsourcing IP • IP outsourcing started because companies created too much IP to manage internally. • Outsourcing legal and translation services takes pressure off of the company.

Why outsource? • IP outsourcing can make IP applications more manageable. • It can also make the process more affordable. Avoid bad experiences by following the tips.

1. Fit the Service to the vendor IP vendors will typically focus on just one aspect of the IP application process: Prior art searches Patent illustrations Patent proofreading Patent drafting Patent docketing support – Patent translation – – – – –

2. Look for transparency • Transparency is important for your own comfort. • Look for transparency in: – Processes – Staff – Pricing • If a vendor looks shady, it probably is.

3. Be open to ideas from outsourced partners • If you trust your partner, you will listen to their ideas. • They can give you ideas of what’s going on with projects and give you more accurate quotes.

4. Keep up communication • Professional or personal, communication is important. • Stay up-to-date on project progress. • Keep tabs on setbacks. • Take steps if necessary.

5. Get some face time • Meeting face-to-face will help you get a better read on the company. • Experience their treatment firsthand. • Build more trust in the relationship.

6. Make your relationship close • You receive more input if you work closely together. • Your contribution is important. • Closer relationship means better results.

Ip outsourcing will grow • IP outsourcing = multi-billion dollar industry • World economy continues to expand. • IP services outsourcing contributes to the strength of the economy. • Find an IP translation vendor today.

Add a comment

Related presentations

Related pages

15 Essential Outsourcing Tips for Better Decision Making

Here are 15 outsourcing tips to save you time and energy, ... If you’re already a leader in price or service levels in an area, ... 6. Interview ...
Read more

The Top 10 Reasons To Outsource - Outsourcing to India ...

These reasons to outsource ... improved quality to product and service innovation. When outsourcing ... 9 Guidelines to Secure Outsourcing. Useful tips ...
Read more

Outsourcing Advisors: 6 Tips for Selecting the Right One | CIO

... make during the outsourcing process. Here are six tips for ... Outsourcing Advisors: 6 Tips for ... IT services buyers. [ 7 Ways an Outsourcing ...
Read more

Tips to protect OEM IP in contract EMS / ODM providers ...

How can we reduce our costs we're paying for electronics services? What are some tips to ... Tips to protect OEM IP ... and outsourcing them to ...
Read more

IT Outsourcing: Make it Work for Your Business

Understand the ins and outs of IT outsourcing to reap the ... network management functions including IP ... 10 tips for successful IT outsourcing.
Read more

Outsourcing Contracts: What You Need to Know - Bennett Jones

Outsourcing Contracts: What You Need to Know ... • value of IP and outsourcing ... NDAs, joint venture, development, hosting, service, outsourcing, ...
Read more

Software Outsourcing India - Guidelines for software ...

To provide software development outsourcing ... Software outsourcing to India guarantees flexible technology and service. Software outsourcing to ...
Read more

Executive Search Firm in Thailand | Staff Outsourcing Thailand

The Smart Search Services include executive search, ... Contract and Temporary Staff Outsourcing Services is designed for clients who typically, ...
Read more