Patent counsel or patent strategists can address key patent related questions (your own and/or third party) that impact business decisions.

  • How is the company's patent portfolio positioned relative to competitors?
  • Who are the dominant players in the field?
  • Who are the emerging players?
  • What technologies are being pursued by the most successful companies?
  • How to utilize patent mapping to effect business decisions?
  • What are the gaps in one's own patent portfolio?

Key Features

    Visualize patent data/patent genealogy with periodic updates

    • Group complex families of patents
    • Identify emerging competitors

    Analyze with detailed reports that accompany patent maps

    • Detailed information covering patent trends and other relevant data
    • Show relationship of a patent landscape to technologies and products being developed
    • Focus on interaction between technology, products/solutions, and supporting patents

    Benefits

    • Ability to take timely action to mitigate risk
    • Identify opportunities
    • Leverage from “for-hire” patent and industry savvy analytical support

    Cost-Benefit Analysis

    • Typical costs range from $12,000 to $20,000
    • Significant savings compared to doing this with in-house staff or through external legal counsel
    • Frees up time to make decisions proactively
    • - Identify opportunities
    • - Mitigate risk