Freedom to operate

Identify patents likely to cover technological characteristics defined by the client.

Organize and prioritize patents based on their relevance to predefined technological characteristics.

Methodology

Review of the information and documents that will enable the definition of the technological characteristics of the product and/or service under consideration
Definition of search parameters
Development of one (or more) search string(s) according to search parameters and querying of the ORBIT database
Identification and prioritization of results based on their relevance. Additional criteria may include: identity or type of applicants, filing date, current legal status, territories covered ….

Deliverables

List of selected documents ranked according to their relevance to the technological characteristics pre-defined by the Client.