Patentability Search: Why You Need to Look Beyond the Major Patent Offices

Patentability Search: Why You Need to Look Beyond the Major Patent Offices Is your invention unique enough to warrant a patent? Searching databases from the U.S. Patent […]

How To Turn Patent Search into Business Intelligence

How To Turn Patent Search into Business Intelligence As intellectual property (IP) assets become an increasingly important driver of competitive advantage, companies are looking for better […]

Patent Mapping: A Better Way to Visualize IP Opportunities and Risks

Patent Mapping: A Better Way To Visualize IP Opportunities and Risks One of the more interesting trends to emerge from the big data movement is the […]

5 Ways to Turn Your IP into New Sources of Revenue

5 Ways To Turn Your IP into New Sources of Revenue Research by intellectual capital firm Ocean Tomo shows that, on average, 80% of a company’s […]

5 Search Methods to Improve IP Portfolio Management

5 Search Methods To Improve IP Portfolio Management Successfully managing your organization’s intellectual property requires more than just unleashing analysts and lawyers on public patent databases. […]

IP Discovery: Moving Patent Search Beyond Boolean Keywords

IP Discovery: Moving Patent Search Beyond Boolean Keywords Intellectual property is becoming a critical competitive differentiator for many businesses. Patent data contains a wealth of information […]

The Benefits of Publishing Prior Art

The Benefits of Publishing Prior Art Defensive publishing is a cost-effective method to protect technology without applying for patents. Publishing documents that establish your innovation as […]

Using Defensive Publishing to Strengthen Your Patent Portfolio

Using Defensive Publishing to Strengthen Your Patent Portfolio Since the early 1980s, the number of patents granted on software-based inventions has increased by 1,900%, resulting in […]