According to the USPTO’s self-published dashboard showing first office action pendency, there’s been a healthy improvement in the total pendency time from 35 to 29 months from 2010-2014. Their mission has been to decrease the first response time i.e. the time it takes for an applicant to hear anything from the patent office regarding the filing.
Categories: industry outlooks, patent regulation, patent strategy
This is a transcript of the webinar Freedom-to-Operate Misnomer: Methods of Providing an Opportunity Analysis with speakers Michael Reed, Attorney & Partner at Cesari & Reed, LLC. and Sr. Data Expert at Innography, Maneesha Joshi.
Categories: patent analysis, patent strategy, patent visualization tools
Innography’s vision is to make patent-driven insights accessible to inform business decisions for anyone, at any time. Our recent release of PatentScout™ Publish takes a big step in that direction, by allowing companies to publish specific patent sets either internally or externally, to any group of users.
Categories: patent strategy, patent visualization tools
A common question we come across here at Innography is related to methods for identifying seminal patents. Seminal patents represent an invention so important that it creates or shifts a particular technology space. Other inventors cite those inventions as prior art for their own inventions, which can be improvements or enhancements to the original idea.
Categories: open innovation, patent search, patent strategy
This is a transcript of the webinar Four Tactics for Monetizing Innovation in Your Portfolio, hosted by Gene Quinn, IPWatchDog, which is available on demand.
Categories: open innovation, patent portfolio analysis
This is a transcript of the webinar Supreme Court Impact on Patent Portfolio Management, hosted by Gene Quinn, IPWatchDog, which is available on demand.
Categories: litigation strategy, patent portfolio analysis
Nike recently announced the launch of their new FLYEASE footwear system. The innovative FLYEASE footwear allows athletes of all abilities to easily fasten and get in and out of shoes.
Categories: competitive intelligence, patent analysis
Innography just finished its best quarter ever! In addition to record revenue, we had record bookings in the quarter. And the bookings were not just a little bit higher, but were almost 40% higher than the previous record quarter!