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Advanced Patent Information Course (APIC)

Advanced Patent Information Course (APIC)

If you want to take the next step in your learning of patent data and searching then this course is a must. The course is held by the Dutch Patent Information User Group (WON) which has a long experience of organizing patent information courses. They have succeeded in...

Attending IP Service World

Attending IP Service World

We will attend IP service world in Munich, 21-22 November 2022. If you have the opportunity to come by, we are more than happy to meet you and have a chat. We are in booth no 5, right by the entrance. Don't miss the opportunity to attend our co-joint presentation...

How to perform a validity search (part 1)

How to perform a validity search (part 1)

The most common reason why somebody orders a validity search is the belief that a granted patent has been wrongly granted. In such cases you want to find prior art that proves that. Hopefully, by means of the documents found, the patent in question can be revoked in...

An interview with Preeti

An interview with Preeti

1 Tell us a little bit about you (background, competence, earlier experiences etc.)? I am a post-graduate (master’s in technology in 2007) in computer science from one of the reputed universities in India. I worked as a Software Developer at the start of my...

Is Video Conferencing Impacting Opposition Decisions?

Is Video Conferencing Impacting Opposition Decisions?

Whether in-person or via videoconferencing (ViCo) the format of oral proceedings should have no impact on opposition outcomes. Now that ViCo is mandatory for oral proceedings for EPO oppositions find out whether this is the case. ipQuants AG recently released a second...

Automating Uppdragshuset

Automating Uppdragshuset

Automation is a broad field which aims to reduce human input in tasks. Automation is ever present in our lives, as well as in our work, we can see its application in the tools we use, as well as the patents we work with. Having seen the possibilities, we decided it...

Material science searches

Material science searches

We are happy to announce that we have expanded our technical competence in the increasingly important field of material science. Our clients are caring highly for sustainability, and through development of materials improvements can be made through lower transport...

An insight into our working day

An insight into our working day

This is an excerpt from an interview Máté gave to JobTales, a website introducing various professions through real-life stories. Read the whole interview here: https://www.jobtales21c.com/post/patent-information-specialist What does a patent information specialist do?...

How to connect R&D with patent data

How to connect R&D with patent data

A client case on how a small patent department in a multinational industrial corporation achieved R&D approval by using knockout searches.   Target The ambition was to push the innovation process forward. This was to be achieved by creating an early awareness...