Bhavana has over ten years of experience in handling patent research and analytics projects. She is an expert in patentability searches, litigation searches, offensive review, infringement analysis, landscaping, annuities assessment, and directed prosecution. She is trained and certified in US patent laws by Microsoft through Bell Certified (www.bellcertified.com).
She also has over fifteen years of experience in software development, IT consulting, and corporate training with specialization in database related software development for commercial applications. She has a rich client engagement and management experience of working with global brands such as Microsoft, UBS, Bell Northern Research Labs, GTZ, and UIUC.
Bhavana holds a masters in Computer Science from Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, and a masters in Mathematics from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. She has recently completed courses in Machine Learning and Patent Drafting from Stanford University and WIPO respectively.
Rama has more than thirteen years of experience in Intellectual property (IP) rights. Rama has worked with CPA Global over thirteen years. Rama is trained in patentability searches, litigation searches, offensive review, infringement analysis, landscaping, patent analytics, annuities assessment, directed prosecution, patent drafting and office action response. Rama is also trained and certified in advances US patent laws by Microsoft through Bell Certified (www.bellcertified.com).
Rama holds a master’s in computer science and Engineering and a bachelor’s of Electronics and Communication engineering. Currently she is pursuing her law degree. She also holds advanced certificate in Intellectual Property from University of Washington School of Law Seattle (Centre for Advanced Study and Research on Innovation Policy (CASRIP) Summer Institute). She has the privilege of working with global brands such as Microsoft.
Srinivas is a Patent Attorney with over twelve years of experience in Intellectual Property. Srinivas worked with SAP Labs as IP Attorney/Patent Portfolio manager. In SAP, he handled a wide range of IP matters such as patent portfolio management, drafting US patent applications, drafting responses and appeal briefs, and patent searches and opinions. Prior to SAP, he worked as a Patent Agent with General Electric Global Research in Bangalore where he drafted US patent applications, responses to US office actions, appeal briefs, and reply briefs. Earlier in his career, Srinivas worked in an IP boutique where he handled US utility and design patent application preparation and prosecution.
Srinivas holds Master of Science, Mechanical Engineering from University of Alabama, US, LLB, Bachelor of Laws (JD equivalent) Karnataka State Law University, India, and Bachelor of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering from Osmania University, India. In addition, Srinivas has passed the US patent bar and is a registered patent agent before the Indian Patent Office.