IP Now - our all-round web
solution for your optimised
IP management

IP Management Software IP Now
IP Management Software Patentverwaltung Software IP Now

Are you looking for a fast “out of the box” IP management software for your team? With the highest level of security and all the functions required for global collaboration and the central management of your patents, utility models, trademarks, designs and domains?




IP Now was created from 30 years of experience in the administration and management of Intellectual Property. But IP Now is more than professional web-based IP management software. 

IP Now has files, automatic terms, documents, form letters – everything an IP management system needs. It also allows you a totally new way of collaboration and communication by integrating chat, notifications and tasks. IP Now enables fast and easy handling of all processes in decentralized organizations and via home office no matter what device you use (PC, Mac, tablet, smartphone).

IP Now is available as cloud and on-premise version, so you can install and run it in your intranet.

IP Now reflects your business processes even better and more simply – regardless of whether you’re a law firm or corporate.   

IP Now - our web solution
for your IP management


IP Now supports the work of all those involved in the IP process.
Our networked apps ensure that you can quickly access your files, documents or terms and complete your tasks. And from there, you can of course reach all further data and information of relevance in the system. Discover a completely new, simple way of navigating through your sea of property rights.

A client-independent web solution with no maintenance or installation expenses
Optimum support for your work with documents
Targeted performance of your work with the help of appropriate apps
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Integration of various communication channels with the whole system
IP management: hosted, made and serviced in Germany
Continuous expansion of functions through agile software development

In the process, we guarantee that your data and
documents will be handled securely through:

  • operating in a German data centre with the relevant certificate ISO27001
  • regular penetration tests by an external company
  • a separate database per IP Now customer
  • encrypted client server communication with https
  • encryption of password with AES
  • assignment of processing rights per user depending on the task
  • automatic audit trail for all activities



Discover how IP Now can help you to manage your intellectual property rights






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Networked apps for targeted access to files, documents, terms or tasks. Depending on the task at hand and your current focus, it’s easy to get into IP Now quickly and navigate to the next topic.
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Intellectual property rights

Patents, trademarks and designs for national, international and regional procedures. Two-party proceedings and third-party property rights.
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Special conflict type for court proceedings.
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Domainfiles for maintenance of own and 3rd party domains.
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General files for managing contracts, research results, etc. Clear pre-defined structure aligned with status of procedure and information.
Licences patent management software


Administration of licence agreements, configuration of licence direction (licencing in/out and cross licencing). Administration of relevant fields: (licence type, subject matter, terms, status and relevant IP rights.
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Manual and automatic generation of terms for files (incl. individual client configuration). Statutory terms and official dates in Germany, Europe and the world. Clear presentation of terms in the Terms app. Direct access from the term to the file or document. Specific list for annuities and renewals. Customized reminders based on due dates.
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Manual and automatic generation of tasks for files, documents or terms (incl. individual client configuration). Different view and presentation of tasks using Kanban, table or timeline. Direct link to files, terms, and documents.
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Generate documents from a file, assign or upload documents to a file. Multi upload via drag & drop and multiple download. Edit documents without the need to download them (WebDAV). Bookmarks and annotations shown in the document.
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Powerful search capabilities including full text search in all documents, general search across the entire workspace and app-specific search of files, documents, etc.
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Built in document management system with versioning capability. Avoidance of storage conflicts in multi-user operation through checkout/check-in function.
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Generate email with attachments for a file, versioned processing of email drafts, despatch via Exchange or IMAP with automatic saving.­ Inclusion of your own mailbox via Exchange or IMAP. Assign copies of incoming emails to a file on the basis of their reference or manually.
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Online Filing

Interfaces with German Patent and Trademark Office (DPMA) and EPA for electronic registration.
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Real-time communication on a file or document with the possibility to define groups per case from IP Now. Access every chats irrespective of their age.
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Notification of user on new tasks or enquiries about files / documents / terms. Option to choose how frequently and via what channel (within IP Now and/or by email) the notification is to be sent.
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Interface with Open Patent Service to download PDF documents and attached them to files.
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Dynamic links

Dynamic generation of links to the databases of the offices: ­ Patents: Espacenet, European Patent Register, Patentscope, DPMARegister, DEPATISnet; ­ Trademarks: eSearch plus, eRegister, Madrid Monitor, DPMARegister; ­ Publications in the IPscreener app: Espacenet.
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Administration and management of legal entities and persons. Add different addresses (billing-, mail address, …) and roles.
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Automatic generation of terms or form letters from the system.
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No need to install software on your PC/tablet if browser (Chrome/Firefox) and software for processing documents (Word, Adobe Acrobat, etc.) are available. Client-independently.
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Organization and user specific report creation and management. Generate and share report in your workspace with access to entire data set in your system.
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Dashboards from pre-defined elements of tables and charts that can be configured for specific users.
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User interface in 2 languages, German or English. Set preferred language in your personal user profile. Recipient’s language is considered when generating documents or emails.
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IP Now comes with rich pre-defined roles for relevant activities which are already assigned to users and user groups. Create organization specific roles based on functionalities and information stored in the system.
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Generation of emails or Word documents from stored draft templates which can be adapted to fit specific clients.


Term Reminder


Reminder tool for creating single and list reminders (via email and letter) in a batch process, based on individual client settings. Bulk-download and automated email dispatch.


Creation and administration of incoming and outgoing invoices for files incl. foreign currency management. Conversion and sending as PDF file possible.


Manual or timer recording of performed services including time expenditures, date, performing person and kind of service as well as assignment to a file. Management of individual hourly rates.


Recordation of inventors’ shares, licence factors and revenues. Calculation of remunerations based on licence analogy, royalties and operational savings. Including registration of product sales.
2-factor Authentication


Sending an access code per text message (SMS) for 2-factor authentication to a self-deposited mobile phone number.
Invention portal

Invention Portal

Standard invention portal as a companywide inventor platform for submitting invention disclosures and interacting with the patent department.
Further web portals


By request, implementation of further web portals,
such as order, client or information portals.

Seamless integration to other IP service providers

Morningside IP
Morningside IP Now

Morningside IP

Online interface to Morningside IP’s full suite of EP validation and translation services with status request and proposal status.
PAVIS Connect


Online interface to PAVIS Connect with real-time visualisation of file status.
IPscreener IP Now


Online interface to IPscreener for efficient, textbased, AI-supported patent researches with read and import options of research results.


Do you have any questions about IP Now or would you like a personal presentation?


Contact us for further
information and advice

+49 89 89544 500