The value of all U.S. generated intellectual property is said to be approximately $5.5 trillion, equal to nearly 40% of the U.S. economy. From time to time that value is dramatically demonstrated, such as when Apple wins a $1 billion patent infringement verdict against Samsung, when Nortel sells a portfolio of patents for $4.5 billion, or when Google acquires Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion, to gain control of its patents.
However, for many companies the cost of obtaining and…Continue
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Here is a brief guide on how to use the “Statistical Mapping from USPC to CPC” concordance tool that's now available on the USPTO website.
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Learn about all the new coverage, search, display, and download options recently added on two major sequence search platforms,GenomeQuest and the USGENE BLAST Search Portal!
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Following on from Nordic Card Markets 2013 last week, ClearViewIP took the opportunity to revisit our patent landscape on Credit Cards & IP and map key factors in the technological developments that shape the market: http://bit.ly/Vlt4xl…Continue
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The PIUG 2013 Annual Conference will be held from April 27 to May 2, 2013 in Alexandria, Virginia at the Hilton Alexandria Mark Center, and the organization is again offering new patent information professionals the chance to attend the conference for free by entering to win the 2013 Brian Stockdale Memorial Award.
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Patent practitioners occasionally hear others mention patent cases by one of the names of the parties involved such as State St., eBay or Bilski. It can be difficult to keep all of these cases straight and remember the significance of each. This infographic provides a summary of important US patent case over the years and provides a link to more information on…Continue
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Some interesting ones in here...hope those boots don't malfunction!
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Users can search directly through the Italian Patent and Trademark Office National Data Search for bibliographic data on Italian patent records, or you can utilize the FILPAT database, provided by FILDATA srl, which hosts bibliographic data on Italian utility models.
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To search, what IP bloggers are writing about, you can use IP Blogs search here http://ipinsiders.com/page/ip-blog-search.
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