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Posts by Catherine Duck Lafrenz




Nike’s FLYEASE: A Look into the Product Development Lifecycle with IP Eyes

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.

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Categories: competitive intelligence, patent analysis


Keyword Patent Searching Part 2

Have you ever found yourself performing an advanced patent search and left scratching your head asking, “How in the world did this patent end up in my data-set?” The English language has over 1,000,000 words, but we still find patents using the same words to describe completely disparate technologies.

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Categories: advanced patent search, competitive intelligence, due diligence software, patent search, patent semantics, patent visualization tools, patents, semantic patent search


Keyword Patent Search Part 1

In our prior blog post, Patent Searching 101, we provided a brief overview of three different types of patent searching available in Innography’s patent analytics and patent search tool, Advanced Analysis. This week, we will be focusing on the most common patent searching method amongst patent tools - keyword patent searching.

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Categories: advanced patent search, patent search, patent semantics, patent visualization tools, patents, semantic patent search


Patent Searching 101

Catherine Duck Lafrenz discusses the world of intellectual property, patent searching, and demystifying the world of patent searching in this new blog series.

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Categories: advanced patent search, patent search, patent strategy, semantic patent search