IP Services

TNTDPC renders support to the Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises, Academia, Entrepreneurs and individual innovators in Tamil Nadu and assist them to reach out in global market through effective IPR protection through the best of our IP network partners. The Centre has facilitated more than 200 IPR service requirements across the state including- Patent Search, Patent, TM and Design Protection, IP information, IP counseling & Advisory services mainly from the MSME’s sectors.

IPR Capacity Building

  • IP Awake: One day certified training course on IPR
  • Customized In-house Training Modules for Corporates, MSMEs & Academia

Patent Analytics

  • Patentability/Prior art search
  • Freedom-to-operate Analysis
  • Technology Landscape Analysis
  • Validity/Invalidity Analysis
  • Patent watch


  • Drafting & filing of Patents (India & Abroad)
  • Prosecution
  • Reply to FER & Office Actions


  • Design filing
  • Prosecution & Office Actions

Trade Mark

  • Trademark Searching, Filing & Prosecution
  • Trademark Infringement Analysis


  • Copyright, Filing, Prosecution & Registration

Geographical Indication

  • Promotion, Protection, Branding & Enforcement of GI

IP Management Services

  • IP Audit
  • IP Valuation
  • IP cells in corporates
  • IP policy advocacy