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Category: litigation strategy


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.

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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


Webinar Transcript: Competitive Intelligence and IP Best Practices

This is a transcript of the webinar Competitive Intelligence and IP Best Practices, hosted by Innography’s own Emma Roubtsov, which is available now on demand.

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Categories: advanced patent search, competitive intelligence, data correction, data correlation, intellectual property management, ip management consulting, ip strategies, licensing strategy, litigation strategy, mergers and acquisitions, patent analysis, patent filing trends, patent licensing, patent litigation data, patent portfolio analysis, patent search, patent strategy, patent visualization tools, patent webinar, patents, r&d strategies


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


Webinar Transcript: Supreme Court Impact on Patent Portfolio Management

This is a transcript of the webinar Supreme Court Impact on Patent Portfolio Management, hosted by Gene Quinn, IPWatchDog, which is available on demand.

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Categories: litigation strategy, patent portfolio analysis


Controlling Patent Costs with Innography

Controlling the costs and investments of patents is top of mind for many enterprises, and Innography can help optimize patent decisions for cost-effectiveness.

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Categories: licensing strategy, litigation strategy, patent analysis, patent strategy


Looking Forward: IP Predictions for 2015 Part 2

Last week I shared Part 1 of my 2015 predictions for the IP landscape, highlighting the increased use of intelligence throughout IP lifecycle, executive accountability and an increased alignment between R&D and IP. This week will focus on the remaining game-changers, namely legislation and the patent marketplace.

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Categories: competitive intelligence, industry outlooks, intellectual property management, licensing strategy, litigation strategy, non-practicing entity, patent licensing, patent regulation, patent search, patent strategy, patents, r&d strategies


Trust Your Luck… or Use Semantic Search

I met with a General Counsel at a conference and he described a situation where he found a recently-issued patent of interest, owned by a partner, that proved very helpful in a negotiation. In fact, it made all the difference.

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


New Guidelines for Patent Trolls

The New York state Attorney General, Eric T. Schneiderman, yesterday announced a settlement with non-practicing entity MPHJ Technology Investments, over MPHJ’s “deceptive and abusive practices”.

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Categories: litigation strategy, non-practicing entity, patent litigation data, patent troll, patents