Megha Anand

Patent Executive, KASS International

Megha Anand

Patent Executive, KASS International

Biography

Megha graduated with a B.Eng. (Hons) in Computer Science and Masters in Intellectual Property (IP) Law. Immersing herself in the world of IP, she has had several years of experience at a well-established IP firm in India where she developed her expertise in software patent drafting and prosecution. At KASS, she is involved in the drafting and prosecution of patent applications in the areas of computer science, information technology, telecommunications, electronics, civil engineering and other fields in the engineering domain. Apart from having drafted more than 60 provisional patent applications, over 75 complete and Patent of Addition patent applications, and conducting prior art, patentability and novelty searches, Megha is also familiar with pre-grant opposition representations, infringement analyses, invalidation searches, Freedom-to-Operate (FTO) opinions, and attending to office actions and objections, which places her right at home at KASS. She passed the Indian patent agent examination in 2010 and has spoken at several seminars on the awareness of patents in the computer science field.