Innography Blog

Category: due diligence software


M&A Due Diligence: A Look at the Skullcandy Patent Portfolio

Skullcandy is in the news due to an acquisition bid by Incipio that was quickly followed by private equity firm, Mill Road Capital. Learn what is in the Skullcandy patent portfolio that might be part of the $177 million offers.

Read More

Categories: advanced patent search, due diligence software, intellectual property management, ip strategies, litigation strategy, mergers and acquisitions, patent analysis, patent filing trends, patent portfolio analysis, patent search, patent semantics, patent strategy, patent visualization tools, patents, semantic patent search, technology forecasts


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.

Read More

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


The Summer Release is Here!

Denise Deverelle Crown discusses some of the exciting new features of our productivity-packed summer release.

Read More

Categories: due diligence software, industry outlooks, intellectual property management, patent webinar, playbooks


IP Landscape Analysis: A Critical Key to Your Freedom (To Operate)

It would be extremely hard to play a game of chess without knowing anything about the location of your opponents pieces let alone what pieces they still have in play (although, it might be interesting to watch)! So why would you play the game of IP and risk losing your freedom to operate (FTO) without knowing what and where competitors have opposing IP?

Read More

Categories: competitive intelligence, due diligence software, ip strategies, licensing strategy, patent strategy, r&d strategies


Mergers and Acquisitions Due Diligence: Seven Critical Steps You Can’t Afford to Overlook

The topic of Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) has become much more important to many companies today than it has been in the past. The economy appears to be on the mend, and companies are scrambling to find ways to expand quickly. Companies are also being forced to cope with rising litigation risk because the business environment is simply more litigious. It is not unusual for companies to hold back the acquisition offer until...

Read More

Categories: due diligence software, industry outlooks