What’s Inside

These books are intended for people preparing for the Patent Agent Examination as well as those interested in learning how to prosecute a patent application in the Indian Patent Office. These books aim towards students, instructors, researchers, and industry experts in particular. These are useful books for Patent Agent Aspirants since it is brief and concise, easy to grasp, and provide a thorough comprehension of the ideas.


Patent Act 1970 + Patent Rules + Patent Manual

This book contains The Patents Act, 1970 (incorporating all amendments till 23-06-2017), Patents (Amendment) Rules, 2021, Manual of Patent Office Practice and Procedure -2019 and Latest Guidelines.

Topics Covered:

  • The Patents Act
  • The Patent Rules
  • Manual of Indian Patent Office
  • Guidelines of patenting and examination
  • Patent Forms
  • Patent Fees

Paper 1

This book will make understanding the complex legal system at ease. Written in simple language with easy-to-follow steps, from filing to oppositions and compulsory licensing, we’ve got all the procedures covered.

Plus, all sections and rules are written together so you don’t have to turn pages in the bare act to read them separately.
Topics Covered:

  • Types of Patent Application
  • Patent Filing in India
  • PCT Patent Filing
  • Patent Opposition, Publication and Examination
  • Compulsory Licensing
  • Infringement

Case Studies

Paper 2 includes case studies-based questions. They are designed to teach you, how a patent agent would respond in various situations and give you an idea of what type of strategy or approach might be best for your client. This book will teach you how to handle and help your clients with a specific type of scenario (i..e: “What would you suggest your client do if they were faced with a similar situation?”).

We have added Mind-Cracker sections at each answer that offer tips on answering these cases quickly.

We have included case studies from various topics:

  • Patent Filing
  • Patent Amendments
  • Rights of Inventors
  • Patent Strategy
  • Changes in Patent Application
  • Patent Prosecution

Patent Drafting

The second paper includes two questions from drafting patents on inventions. For that, you need to understand how to read an invention and interpret the novel points in it; once these are clear then there’s a good chance of writing effective title abstracts or design claims!

Topics Covered:

  • Title, Abstract and Specification Drafting
  • Patent Claim Format
  • Apparatus or device claims
  • Method claims or process claims
  • Product-by-process claims

Viva Voice 

In this book, you will find a range of questions that have been asked during the viva exam in order to help prepare and improve your abilities to answer.

We have compiled the questions from past students who appeared before the patent office. So, you can clear the final test of becoming a patent agent.


Quick Notes

When the exam is near, you can’t read long books. So we’ve prepared quick notes for all the exams!

Read easy explanations for the concepts and revise them quickly to focus on what’s important in a short amount of time. 


Previous Year Solved Papers

The book is designed with all question papers and answers from 2007 till date. The book contains questions and answers to Paper 1 (objective type paper) and Paper 2 (subjective type paper).

This book will help you understand the pattern of papers and identify the important topics from which questions are asked more frequently. Also, it will help you to understand how to represent an invention on paper.

Topics Covered:

  • Answers to Paper 1 from 2007 to 2018
  • Answers to Paper 2 from 2007 to 2018
  • Mock Papers

*Last Patent Agent Examination was conducted in 2018 due to pandemic

These 7 books are best-selling books for preparing for the Patent Agent Examination that is conducted by the Indian Patent Office. According to the act, the examination is conducted for the enrollment of patent agents. The exam is prestigious and takes place every two years, and the readers who have purchased all the books have passed the patent agent exam.

Patent Act 1970 + Manual of Patent Office and Previous Year Solved Papers (This version has been updated to Version 2021.) are frequently purchased simultaneously. Paper 1 + Case Studies + Patent Drafting + Viva Voice + Quick Notes along with Patent Act 1970 and Previous Year Solved Papers together makes up for everything that you need to clear the examination on your first attempt.