Jurgen Vollrath is the expert you want on your side when it comes to all things intellectual property. He was chief intellectual property (IP) officer at SAP and is president of Exponential Technology Counsel.
Every M&A deal happens because a company wants something and it thinks that acquiring another company (or type of company) will lead to the desired outcome. This article will explain how the acquiring company can use intellectual property (IP) data to:
I had the pleasure of interviewing Liz Ward, Principle of Virtuoso Legal, a boutique IP firm. If there’s any law firm that understands the holistic view and strategic use of intellectual property, it’s them. Although Virtuoso is a small boutique IP firm, they have outcompeted large magic circle firms by wining second place for ‘IP team of the year’ at The Lawyer Magazine Awards 2017.
Once a company reaches a certain size, licensing technology, acquiring or merging with another company is one of the quickest and most popular methods of continuing growth.
Why should you care if someone is infringing on your patents or, even worse, what could happen if you infringe on someone else's?
Topics: IP Risk
This webinar was hosted by our guest speakers Joel Stobart and Jeff Moore. Joel is CTO at Custodian Solutions and Jeff is Operations Director at Analytical Alternatives (AAL). In this webinar, Joel and Jeff discuss brand protection strategies for anti-counterfeiting.
Topics: IP Risk
The best way to see who your competitors are is to to look at the patents within your technology space. Landscaping is a great way to do this and allows you not only to search for patents but to look for infringements, renewals, and abandonments as well as to assess potential partners. In this infographic PatSnap covers all four of these capabilities using screenshots from the landscaping tool.
Litigation can be very daunting but there are various ways in which firms can lessen the dangers by assessing and analyzing the risk of litigation within specific sectors and by watching out for patent trolls. The best way to do this would firstly be to be aware of litigation in the space and to recognise all competitors.