Frequently Asked Questions

uptoIP is the software solution for managing your entire intellectual property. The uptoIP® system supports you in the safe administration of all matters relating to your IP rights (patents, trademarks, designs, ...). You maintain an overview of your entire IP rights portfolio and also keep an eye on your competitors.

You can administer and archive all documents, files and projects within the scope of Intellectual Property Management. These can be for example: Application documents (such as submission texts, drawings, designations of the inventor,... ), applications, powers of attorney, official notices, official communications, lists of goods, information letters from the patent attorney, trademark attorney or attorney-at-law, patent specifications, trademark registration certificates, design certificates, contracts/agreements (such as non-disclosure agreements, license agreements, purchase agreements for IP rights), litigation documents (such as warning letters, cease and desist letters, delimitation agreements, court decisions, appeals), search reports, statistics or analyses of technology areas and competitors, offers, cost statements, fee notes, etc.

No matter if own or third-party IP rights: organise the documents to your research projects as you like and assign keywords. Link your knowledge base. Have your information ready anytime – from anywhere in the world. Bibliographic information on your IP rights is continuously updated. Correspondence to your lawyers is automatically imported. You only record other information that you consider relevant. You work in a browser window: independently and flexibly even on mobile devices such as smartphone or tablet. uptoIP requires no installation and does not need to be integrated into your IT infrastructure.

uptoIP® is for inventive companies. The uptoIP® application is designed for the management of intellectual property and is aimed at innovative companies. From the management level down to individual persons such as inventors, lawyers or assistants, all authorized persons have targeted access to the IP knowledge base. The following groups of people use uptoIP: Managing directors (management level) • heads of R&D departments • research staff, technicians, inventors • assistants and administration secretaries in the field of IP rights • marketing managers • attorneys-at-law, lawyers • industrial designers

Fields of business

IP management software

uptoIP® offers your company an intelligent platform for the central administration, collaboration and successful development of your IP rights and the participating employees.

IP searches

IP searches allow you to correctly assess the market environment and competitors, to take advantage of developments and trends and, of course, to develop and secure your own IP rights on this basis.

Renewal fees 

As a cost-effective and reliable partner, ABP PATENT NETWORK GmbH takes over the complete fee handling with the patent and trademark offices worldwide. Lean back, we keep track of your entire IP portfolio.