Innography Blog

Category: intellectual property management


Your IP Management Capabilities: Defining Your Roadmap and Starting The Journey

The last post in our IP Maturity Model series, this post covers earlier topics of IP Management goals and the gaps that must be filled in order to reach these goals, and emphasizes the final step in the assessment process - building a go-forward plan including action items and target dates.

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Categories: intellectual property management, ip management consulting, ip maturity model


Introducing DocShare

IP Analysis becomes even more powerful when you can blend your internal data with the public data result set. DocShare allows you to upload internal content and include it for analysis (keyword, semantic, and text clustering). Common use cases for this include adding your organization's non-patent literature, and for managing examiner reports coming back from the PTO where applications require updating.

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Categories: intellectual property management, semantic patent search


Convenient Prior Art Search with NPL Database

If you work in R&D, your organization probably licenses relevant journals in your industry for prior art search. To supplement your internal sources, we’ve added over four million non-patent literature documents referencing patents to our collection of more than 100 data sources.

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Categories: advanced patent search, intellectual property management, semantic patent search


Your IP Management Capabilities: Targets and Gaps

Our previous postings about IP Management capabilities walked through the value of applying an IP Maturity model, how to identify key areas of focus/priority, and a method for assessing current capabilities. The next steps are focused on determining what level of IP maturity is required to help the organization meet its business goals and identifying the associated effort required to close the gap.

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Categories: intellectual property management, ip maturity model, ip strategies, patent strategy


Your IP Management Capabilities: Assessing Current State

Shauna Osborne continues her blog series on the IP Maturity Model with suggestions for assessing current capabilities inside your organization.

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Categories: intellectual property management, ip maturity model, ip strategies, patent strategy


Our Spring 2014 Release

It’s been a fast and furious Spring at Innography.  We had our largest annual user conference in April, and now we’re launching our largest single product release.  As always, we’re grateful to all of our clients, and are motivated by your enthusiasm and product suggestions.  As we cull through our list of potential features to prepare for a release, we selected a few that would be...

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Categories: intellectual property management, open innovation


Of Patent Rights and Unreasonable Taxation

In this post, Thom Kobayashi tackles the highly-sensitive issue of NPEs and patent rights from an unusual perspective.

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Categories: industry outlooks, intellectual property management, non-practicing entity, patent licensing, patent litigation data, patent troll


Innography in the Open Data 500

Innography is honored to be included in the Open Data 500. The Open Data 500 is the first comprehensive study of U.S. companies that use open government data to generate new business and develop new products and services.

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Categories: big data, data correlation, intellectual property management, open innovation