FEATURE IMAGE PRIOR ART SEARCH

Prior Art Search: A Complete Explanation

Prior art in terms of patent refers to evidence that shows a certain product or idea is already present. Prior art is also known as competing art. Prior art search is going through the available database to check the novelty of one’s product/idea. Related article: Proofreading essentials: “The essential eight” Why perform a prior art[…]

Patent Infringement Analysis

Patent Infringement Analysis: What’s Inside?

Patent infringement is the use a patent for commercial purposes without the patent holder’s permission.  Patent infringement analysis determines the category of patent infringement. It is basically of two types- Literal infringement and Doctrine of equivalents. Literal infringements:  It occurs when the accused firm copies the product as claimed in the patent. Two main parameters[…]

How the WIPO Patent Search Helps

How the WIPO Patent Search Helps?

A WIPO patent search is a very crucial part of the complete patent application process. The WO is a United Nations organization that watches over a number of international patent rules and regulations. Generally, the patents protect the rights of an inventor within the country that issues the patent. It is a difficult task to gain patent protection in multiple countries.[…]

Freedom to operate Guide to risk-free IP monetization

Freedom to operate: Guide to risk-free IP monetization

Freedom to operate is the right to sell your product without infringing any existing rights. It checks if a particular country/competitor has a product similar to you or not. The main aim is to calculate the risk of patent infringement. In the case of no similar products, one can easily commercialize the product but in[…]

Patentability Searches vs. Patent Clearance Searches

Patentability Searches vs. Patent Clearance Searches

The purpose of a patentability searches is to gain an indication as to whether or not a patent claim for an invention is likely to meet the requirements of the patent statute. The purpose of a patent clearance search is to gain an indication as to whether or not exploiting a product in a particular[…]

Patentability Searches vs. Patent Clearance Searches

Why Patent Landscape is Important?

The patent landscape is a researched overview of the pending patents or the patents in a particular field. Generally, patent attorneys or patent law experts prepare a landscape with the help of the process called patent landscaping. Moreover, patent landscaping is a study that provides a unique platform overview for a particular field that gives[…]