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Reminder: No Shortcuts to Enablement

Intellectual Property Tags: Amgen v. Sanofi, defensive publication, embodiment, enablement, Intellectual property protection, IP, IP.com, Manual of Patent Examining Procedure, MPEP, patent application, patent claims, patent evaluation, patent examination policy, patent examiner, patent litigation, Prior Art, Robert W. Behr, US Patent and Trademark Office, USPTO

Remember to protect your IP by including sufficient detail about how to build and implement the invention.

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Three Angles for Unearthing a Company’s Patent Portfolio

InnovationQ, Patents Tags: assignee, attorney filter, competitive intelligence, corporate hierarchy search, Corporate Tree Browser, InnovationQ, IP.com, IQ, name normalization, name variations, patent agent, patent agent filter, patent data, Patent Portfolio, portfolio search, S&P, S&P Corporate Tree, smart name normalization

Performing a thorough search for a company’s patent portfolio is more difficult than it sounds.

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Two Time-Saving Features for Your Patent Search

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When you sit down to begin a new patent search, do you first look at the clock? Do you wonder how much you can possibly accomplish before lunch? Can you …

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What Do the Olympic Games and Intellectual Property Have in Common?

Intellectual Property Tags: 2018 Winter Olympic Games, competition, competitor, creativity, flame lighting, innovation, Intellectual Property, invent, inventiveness, inventor, IP, IP.com, myth, mythology, Olympic flame, Olympic torch, Olympics, Prometheus, PyeonChang, scientific, South Korea, torch design, torch relay

While the 2018 Winter Olympic Games consume PyeonChang, South Korea, the athletes, and Olympic villagers temporarily residing there, the rest of us only sense a buzz in the back of …

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Valentine’s Day Special: Is Innovation Killing our Romance with Chocolate?

Intellectual Property Tags: chocolate and salt, chocolate edibles, chocolate innovation, Chocolate inventions, chocolate processing methods, chocolate trends, cocoa innovation, cocoa inventions, cocoa processing methods, cocoa trends, Dutch chocolate, healthy chocolate, history of chocolate, inventions in chocolate, loving chocolate, uses for cocao

Are you hoping to share a box of aerated fat-based confectionery [1] with your darling this Valentine’s Day? Perhaps woo your love with an indulgent edible composition [2] or set …

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Do You Own Your Invention?

Defensive Publishing, Intellectual Property, Patents Tags: Boolean Search, defensively publish, do you own your invention, InnovationQ, innovative ideas, intellectual property ownership, intellectual property rights, invention ownership, invention rights, invention strategy, inventions, inventors, IP.com, Keyword Search, new inventions, Patent Search, prior art search, Semantic Search

When you find the solution to a problem, you want to believe that you are the first, it is your idea, and you own all the rights and associated benefits.

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