Intellectual Property Facilitation Centre for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises

KSCSTE with the support of Ministry of MSME, Govt. of India had established IPFC for MSME in November, 2009 to create awareness among the MSME sector about the significance of Intellectual Property Rights, to focus on the activities of the potential clusters from the MSMEs, identify the IP needs of the clusters and provide necessary technical and legal support for the protection of their IPs.  IPFC is helping the MSMEs in the State in filing Patents, Trademarks, Industrial Designs and other forms of IPRs for their inventions/creations.  IPFC for MSME is having a separate desk for clearing the queries related to IPRS and provides technical and legal assistance for filing Patents, Trade Marks, Industrial Designs, and Geographical Indications etc.