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It is not always easy to get the right help or information for your business and intellectual property. And the right input can be the difference between success and failure. Getting informed and connecting with experts who can help you will greatly improve your chances of success. At IP Nexus you can get the advice and services you need, at any time and wherever you are. Simply scroll down to check out the great features available with your free, client account! (We respect your privacy and need for confidentiality. Names are not visible on the Ask an Expert page, or Services Marketplace either publicly or to other users.)

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Why use us?

There are lots of great reasons to use IP Nexus.

The professionals listed on our platform are experts in technologies, investment, intellectual property and business. Whatever your venture, technology or project, we can help.

Varied features and our searchable Directory make it easy for you to connect to and assess service providers, so you can be sure they are the right match for you. You can select between different providers. We are selective about who can offer services on IP Nexus, so you can be confident in the quality of the services you are getting.

We protect your payments and do not release them until you confirm work is done to your satisfaction.

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Using IP Nexus is free. It’s quick and easy to post a job with no obligations. We only charge a small fee if you choose to award the job and the expert accepts. If you prefer to contact experts individually, you can also search our Directory and contact individuals with your enquiry.

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