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For Patent Owner



Sign up as a Member

You must sign up as a member to enjoy many benefits of IPLINC. A member may enjoy free services including: viewing listed patents, participating in newsfeed, and finding cool inventions in InvenShow.


Enroll as a Patent Owner

Enrolling as a patent owner is a separate procedure from the member sign-up. A patent owner may list patents for selling, licensing, selling partial ownership, finding business partners, etc. (“offerings”) for free. Some services are available only for a paid subscription.


List a Patent

A patent owner may list patents for selling, licensing, selling partial ownership, finding business partners, etc. (“offerings”) for free. Some services are available only for a paid subscription (“Prime Patent”).


Upgrade a listed patent to a Prime Patent

A listed patent may be upgraded to a Prime Patent (“PP”). For a PP, a patent owner may upload materials (videos, documents, and images) to promote the offerings, review professional comments/ratings, and enjoy other benefits.


Subscribe a Premium Membership

A member may subscribe a Premium Membership (“PM”). A premium member may enjoy benefits including: advanced search of patents, patent analysis, and reviewing professional comments/ratings.

For Professional



Sign up as a Member

You must sign up as a member to enjoy many benefits of IPLINC. A member may enjoy free services including: viewing listed patents, participating in newsfeed, and finding cool inventions in InvenShow.


Enroll as a Professional

Enrolling as a professional is a separate procedure from the member sign-up. A professional who wants to work as a consultant and/or an agent must enroll as a professional. A professional may enroll as an agent, a consultant, or both. Agent works for a patent owner to find a patent user or works for a patent user to find a valuable patent. Consultant provides professional opinion for a patent owner or a patent user on issues relating to patents and patent transactions. Professionals are strongly encouraged to provide professional comment/rating on patents listed by patent owners with offerings.


Subscribe a Premium Membership

A member may subscribe a Premium Membership (“PM”). A premium member may enjoy benefits including: advanced search of patents, patent analysis, and reviewing professional comments/ratings.