The importance of patent translation to obtain legal recognition of your intellectual property when your business takes you from one market to another cannot be overstated. When it comes to patent translation, accuracy issues in regard to terminology matters; moreover, style is essential. Having your patents improperly translated can create a legal loophole that can cost you millions. To ensure that every translated detail conveys the same meaning as the original language patent, you should only hire a patent translation service with a proven success record. EC Innovations understands that accuracy and subject expertise are critical, especially when millions of dollars in intellectual assets, important research, and business decisions are at stake.
For 20 years, EC Innovations has been trusted by many leading patent departments and IP firms around the globe for our high-quality, attorney-reviewed, patent translations. Translations are carried out by native language patent translators with a combination of professional background, linguistic ability, and years of patent translation experience to ensure that the language and format of the finished translation is ready for filing in the target country.
Having collaborated with industry-leading patent departments for many years, EC Innovations stays on top with up-to-date information on national patent office rules, delivery life cycle, and other jurisdiction-specific regulations associated with the foreign prosecution process. We have the knowledge and experience to assist you throughout the entire process, from initial application translation to ongoing patent translation for litigation and information purposes.
Our patent translators have expertise in a wide range of technical fields, for example:
EC Innovations maintains a quality assurance system that holds ISO 9001 and ISO 17100 certifications. Being recognized for our expertise and excellence in patent localization services, we leverage a strong knowledge base regarding the needs, deadlines, and urgency associated with our clients’ dockets. For all language pairs, patent translations are provided by qualified native language translators with extensive experience in patent translation who know the country-specific IP regulations, and many of whom only focus on patent translation work. This guarantees our translations are compliant with national and international standards.
Quality is one of EC Innovations’ foundational pillars and holding ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 17100:2015 certifications reflects our corporate values and leadership approach in addition to showing our commitment to upholding the highest standards of quality and transparency for our clients. ISO 9001 certification is awarded to companies that have successfully implemented a quality management system that meets the needs of customers and other stakeholders in the delivery and improvement of services and products. The ISO 17100 standard specifies requirements for all aspects of the translation process, directly affecting the quality and delivery of translation services.
Being aware of the importance of confidentiality in the IP industry, we are fully committed to ensuring the safety, confidentiality, and integrity of your documents and any information communicated to us. Strict procedures and guidelines are followed to safeguard our project documents throughout the entire translation process and ensure our clients’ peace of mind. Project managers monitor each translator’s work to ensure full compliance with the relevant security procedures.