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Will the changing of the guard mean big changes for IP professionals?

An industry shake up is in progress as the major providers of intellectual property information and analysis technology divest divisions, acquire smaller players, and integrate capabilities. As tools evolve beyond their second generation capabilities, the role of patent data across the organization continues to expand.

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Categories: big data, industry outlooks, intellectual property management, ip management consulting, ip maturity model, ip strategies, mergers and acquisitions, patent strategy, technology forecasts


Top 5 Patent Search Blog Posts of the Year

A year ago, our customers asked for more content that would help them improve the efficiency of their IP operations, from best practices in search techniques to helping their entire organizations utilize patent data to make strategic decisions. Our year-end round up includes tips from some of the most popular blog posts of the year.

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Categories: patent analysis, patent portfolio analysis, patent search, semantic patent search


9 Things to Consider When Selecting IP Analysis Software

We've worked with thousands of IP professionals spanning R&D, portfolio management, patent licensing, IP litigation, M&A and more. Many intellectual property professionals struggle to compare the many patent analysis platforms available in the marketplace because their features tend to sound the same. With this checklist, anyone considering a patent search, patent analytics, or intellectual property business intelligence toolset will get a solid head start to finding the right tool to meet your needs.

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Categories: advanced patent search, data correlation, industry outlooks, ip maturity model, patent analysis, patent search, patent strategy, patent visualization tools


Patent Assertion Entity Challenge with Expert Panel and Open Discussion

This is a transcript of the webinar "Patent Assertion Entity Challenge with Expert Panel and Open Discussion"

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Categories: non-practicing entity, patent litigation data, patent regulation, patent webinar


Webinar Transcript: Transforming Intangible Assets into Tangible Profits

This is a transcript of the webinar Transforming Intangible Assets into Tangible Profits.

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Categories: application trends, big data, industry outlooks, ip strategies, patent portfolio analysis


Interesting Halloween Patents

In the spirit of the spooky holiday and because it’s fun to geek out on our own software platform, seeing what interesting inventions exist in the world, we dedicate this blog post to Halloween.

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Categories: patent analysis, patent search, patents


Webinar Transcript: Surviving Alice in the Age of Software Innovation

Follow US Patent Attorney Gene Quinn during this free Q&A and discussion on the effects of Alice. You'll learn how you can draft claims differently to help ensure patent eligibility, identify patents that will not be negatively impacted, and respond to rejections based on Alice. This is a transcript of the webinar Surviving Alice in the Age of Software Innovation.

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Categories: litigation strategy, open innovation, patent litigation data


What Is Prior Art and What Purpose Does It Serve?

Prior art is a rather nebulous concept even for IP practitioners. I suspect many people don't think about it apart from its associated process, the prior art search. However, there are well-defined examples of prior art that we can refer to in order to understand the concept a little better.

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Categories: advanced patent search, patent analysis, patent portfolio analysis, patent search, patent strategy, patents