Prior Art Research

Prior Art Research Conducting prior art research before filing a patent application can have a profound influence on patent strategies and outcomes. Not only can understanding prior art help to determine whether an invention is patentable, but it can also inform how a...

Patent Data Quality for Reliable Legal Opinions

Patent Data Quality for Reliable Legal Opinions Having access to accurate and complete patent data is imperative for any patent professional looking to provide exceptional service to their clients. When patent professionals provide counsel based on incomplete patent...

How Patents Became a Managing Board Agenda Item at Siemens

How Patents Became a Managing Board Agenda Item at Siemens Have you ever wondered how leading companies integrate their IP activities into the innovation process and measure the quality of their patent portfolios? Beat Weibel, chief IP counsel at Siemens, explains why...

Manage Innovation in Times of Crisis With Patent Analytics

Manage Innovation in Times of Crisis With Patent Analytics If anything has been brought to light in recent years, it is that crises can occur at any time without warning. When caught off guard by a crisis, businesses often need to respond by tightening their budgets...

Must-Have Patent Visualization Tools

Must-Have Patent Visualization Tools It may be a cliché to say that “a picture is worth a thousand words,” but the patent data visualization tools that are now available to law firms suggest that the old saying may also be an understatement. The LexisNexis®...

Fuel Research and Development With Innovation Analytics

Fuel Research and Development With Innovation Analytics Research and development (R&D) is a crucial process for innovative businesses. It can expand a company’s industry knowledge and provide the fuel needed to recognize new opportunities that lead to valuable new...