Press release | 2011-02-03 09:31:56

inovia Agents Rank Among the Top Patent Firms in MIP Survey

inovia, the leading foreign filing platform provider, announced today the ranking of many of its agents in Managing IP magazine’s “World IP” survey.

The survey covers more than 75 countries and ranks the top firms for prosecution and contentious work. Firms in the top tiers received the most recommendations from peers for the quality and depth of their practice.

inovia’s agents in 36 countries were listed in MIP‘s prestigious ranking for patent prosecution work, with agents in 16 countries achieving the highest possible ranking including Kilburn & Strode (United Kingdom), Herrero & Asociados (Spain), Sonn & Partner (Austria) and Protector IP Consultants (Norway).

“We’re thrilled to see that, yet again, so many of our agents are highly ranked among their peers,” comments Justin Simpson, Patent Attorney & Founder of inovia. “At the end of the day, clients choose to work with inovia for the quality of our foreign agents. Our technology and cost-savings are just the icing on the cake.”

The inovia agent network continues to expand, covering 80+ countries across the globe. Most recently, the company announced the addition of the ARIPO region supported by Spoor & Fisher, who also ranked in the survey’s top tier.

Click here to read the Managing IP article.

About inovia

inovia is the global leader in foreign patent filing, having served more than 1,500 clients. Its global instruction platform,, simplifies the PCT national stage entry, direct (Paris Convention) filing and European validation processes. inovia, a member of the RWS Group, has headquarters in New York, offices in London, Munich and Sydney, and agents covering over 130 countries, providing support in all major time zones and IP jurisdictions. inovia's patented technology pioneered online foreign filing and is recognized among WIPO's most notable inventions. For more information visit and follow the company on Twitter @inoviaIP.


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