Our patentability searches are global in scope and will be conducted though the patent databases of over 100 countries. Our search costs are broken down by technology space and completion time. We have three delivery time frames available to suit your needs. Non-patent literature searches can be added at an additional cost of $100.
Our Validity search service includes a worldwide patent and non-patent literature investigation at a fixed cost. We will link the prior art we locate directly to the patent claims in question. There are three delivery time frames available to meet your needs.
An Infringement search encompasses a comprehensive analysis of the claims of active patents within a designated country.
This search service includes a complete examination of unexpired patent and pending patent application claims as well as an exhaustive study of expired patents. The search will allow you to conduct an infringement analysis and provide you with the opportunity to build a “safe haven” using the expired art provided.
Patent Landscape searches provide vital information for specific business questions. Whether you are attempting to identify potential competitors, searching for and defining whitespace, distinguishing targets for licensing or acquisition, or just mapping trends within your industry, our patent landscape search is a vital component in your decision making process. We can customize our deliverable to ensure you are able to get the right answers to your business question. Please give us a call to discuss.
A collection search will provide you with of ALL patents relating to a specific invention or subject matter. We will include any patents or pending applications which are relevant to the subject matter at hand, even those which appear to be duplicative and redundant. A practitioner can limit the search in various ways, to include selected time periods, number of patents, assignees, etc. Our three delivery options are listed below.
The SOTA search is designed to give you a representative number of patents relating to a particular type of invention or subject matter. This service will provide you with a general overview of the current “state of the art” for the subject matter being examined. As a rule of thumb, only patents from the last 10 to 15 years will be searched. Please see below to find a delivery option that works best for you.
These searches are investigations into a specific corporate entity or inventor. The cost of these searches can vary based on a variety of factors. Please contact us for pricing and completion time.
For every completed search, we include a detailed letter outlining the relevant Cooperative Patent Classification (CPC) classes and subclasses referenced and a list of the relevant documents located. Additionally, you will receive highlighted PDF copies of each patent located during your search. Clean PDF patent copies will be provided for our collection and state-of-the-art searches.
Prior to ordering, contact us so we may provide you with customized search results. Download our fee schedule or ask us to email you a completed search sample for more details.
We can always tailor our deliverable to fit your needs.
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