Press release | 2009-10-08 09:24:21

inovia Ranks 3rd Worldwide for PCTs in 2009

inovia, the leading foreign filing platform, ranked 3rd worldwide in Managing IP’s "Top PCT Filing Firms", handling the national stage entry of 681 PCTs in 2009.

Joe Marino, Senior Vice President at inovia, notes: "We expect the number of PCT applications inovia takes to the national stage to continue to climb this year; our scalable foreign filing platform is becoming increasingly popular with both companies and patent firms. With our smart technology, internal expertise and world-class agent network across 62 countries and counting, we’re delivering the quality our customers expect at a rather unexpected price."

Several of inovia’s foreign agents also ranked among the "top filers" in their local markets, validating the quality of its foreign agent network.

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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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