What Can You Learn From Our Patent Data and Analytics?

A ton! A patent landscape analysis conducted by our patent analysts and patent strategists will evaluate your existing patenting activity against the activity of your competitors to help you answer key questions about risks, opportunities and impacts. To help you present complex information to your stakeholders in the manner best fitting your needs, our data visualization options are powerfully revealing.

  • Complex patent family groups based on a customized taxonomy
  • Analysis with detailed reports that include patent visualizations
  • Interactions between technology, products/solutions, and supporting patents
  • Emerging competitor identification
  • Detailed information covering patent trends and associated data
  • Relationships of patent landscapes to technologies and products in development

Questions We Can Help You Answer

Opportunity Analysis

  • Are there specific gaps that can be exploited in the area? 
  • Whom should I partner with (collaborate/fund/acquire) to gain momentum?
  • What are the in-/out-/cross-licensing opportunities? 
  • What are the key markets? 
  • Who are the top inventors within the sub-domains? 
  • What is their current association? 
  • What interesting insights can I provide to my R&D/product design team?

Competitor and IP Benchmarking

  • How is your company’s patent portfolio positioned relative to competitors in terms of age, volume, quality, geographic presence and recent activity?
  • What are their patenting strategies, grant rates and exemplary patents? 
  • What are their products and pipeline? 
  • What are the market drivers?  
  • What are your competitors’ strengths and weaknesses? 
  • What are competitors investing in R&D?

Obstacles and Risk Analysis

  • What are the gaps in your own patent portfolio?
  • Is the technology area primed for disruption?
  • What is the risk of litigation, opposition and infringement in the area?
  • Is the area affected by recent mergers and acquisitions activity?

Technical Review of Patents (and Non-Patent Literature)

  • What technologies are the most successful companies pursuing? 
  • What are the emerging technology areas? 
  • What is the technology maturity level in the area? 
  • Who are the dominant players in the field? 
  • Who are the lesser-known or emerging players?
  • What are the top and emerging markets?

Actionable Insight and Other Benefits

  • Customized report you can share with your stakeholders
  • Delivers significant savings
  • Clearly identifies opportunities
  • Interactive dashboard that allows you to customize your data evaluation
  • Frees up time so you can make decisions proactively
  • Mitigates your risks

Why Choose MaxVal for Patent Landscapes?

  • More than 50 patent attorneys, analysts, researchers, engineers and dedicated domain experts in multiple locations
  • More than 500 years of collective IP experience
  • Leverage our onshore/offshore business model for cost savings while maintaining the quality you expect from a US company
  • Customizable reports and reporting formats

Patent LiveScape™: Dynamic Patent Landscape Analysis

When a fixed-in-time perspective isn’t sufficient for your needs, we invite you to take a very close look at Patent LiveScape. Delivering a more interactive and dynamic perspective than the static snapshots of our core patent landscapes, this service allows you to slice-and-dice an analysis to extract actionable and predictive information, and do so over time.

  • Custom analytics dashboards
  • Integrate other business-critical data and detail for advanced insight
  • Interactive
  • Explore causal data relationships
  • Report freshness (periodic data updates)
  • Accessible from anywhere
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What Our Patent Search Customers Say

“My experience with working with the Patent Mapping Team was exceptional. You were flexible, gracious and timely with all of my requests. MaxVal’s Patent Mapping team is stellar in their customer service and quality of product.”

CHIEF IP COUNSEL, IP Solutions Company

“Wow, your patentability search was fast!  I am pleased and impressed!”

WILLIAM PARADICE, III,, Partner, Paradice and Li LLP (Major US IP law firm)

Learn More:

Case Study

Patent Landscape Analysis helps an international IP law firm better understand its target market.


Sample LiveScape Reports

Download a sample to learn how Patent LiveScape could improve your IP decisions.


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