IP Research: Search & Solutions

At RWS, we understand that you need research to drive business in real-time and that the research needs to be high quality and predictable. Whatever your needs, RWS delivers actionable information in a format that helps you make the necessary decisions both efficiently and quickly.

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Every IP professional has at least one key responsibility for the company or firm.

Whether that responsibility is driving innovation with strategy and new patent development, defending the enterprise and clients against attacks and lawsuits or even monetizing the IP portfolio from a business expense into a revenue generating asset, RWS can help.

Combining in-house analysts, the Crowd and expert researchers from the Crowd allows RWS to deliver comprehensive solutions aligning client-matter risk profiles and budgets.  RWS performs research to meet the realities of the client’s timeline.

Innovate, defend or monetize – RWS has solutions to ensure that your IP is covered.

Novelty/Patentability +

  • Search name: Patent Scan 
  • Who performs your search: In-house analysts
  • Duration: Two weeks
  • Results: Standard report (patents only)
  • Platform: AOP Connect™
  • Other Deliverables: Custom reports
  • Search name: Patent Standard 
  • Who performs your search: In-house analysts
  • Duration: Two weeks
  • Results: Standard report (patents & NPL)
  • Platform: AOP Connect
  • Other Deliverables: Custom reports

FTO/Clearance +

  • Search name: FTO/Clearance
  • Who performs your search: In-house analysts
  • Duration: Two weeks
  • Results: Standard report
  • Platform: AOP Connect
  • Other Deliverables: Custom reports

 

Landscape/State of the Art +

  • Search name: Landscape
  • Who performs your search: In-house analysts
  • Duration: Two weeks
  • Results: Standard report
  • Platform: AOP Connect
  • Other Deliverables: Custom reports

 

Patent Watch +

  • Search name: Patent Watch
  • Who performs your search: In-house analysts
  • Duration: Two weeks
  • Results: Standard report
  • Platform: AOP Connect
  • Other Deliverables: Custom reports

 

Invalidity +

  • Search name: Validity
  • Who performs your search: In-house analysts
  • Duration: Two weeks
  • Results: Standard report (patents only)
  • Platform: AOP Connect
  • Other Deliverables: Custom reports
  • Search name: ExpertSearch
  • Who performs your search: In-house analysts, two experts researchers from the Crowd
  • Duration: Two weeks
  • Results: Highlighted references
  • Platform: AOP Connect
  • Other Deliverables: N/A
  • Search name: ExpertSearch+
  • Who performs your search: In-house analysts, four expert researchers from the Crowd
  • Duration: Two weeks
  • Results: Highlighted references
  • Platform: AOP Connect
  • Other Deliverables: N/A
  • Search name: CrowdSearch Mini
  • Who performs your search: In-house analysts, ten expert researchers from the Crowd
  • Duration: Three weeks
  • Results: Highlighted references
  • Platform: AOP Connect
  • Other Deliverables: N/A
  • Search name: CrowdSearch
  • Who performs your search: In-house analysts, expert researchers from the Crowd, full Crowd
  • Duration: Five weeks
  • Results: Highlighted references
  • Platform: AOP Connect
  • Other Deliverables: N/A
  • Search name: CrowdSearch+
  • Who performs your search: In-house analysts, expert researchers from the Crowd, full Crowd
  • Duration: Three to eight weeks
  • Results: Highlighted references
  • Platform: AOP Connect
  • Other Deliverables: N/A

Evidence of Use +

  • Search name: Evidence of Use
  • Who performs your search: In-house analysts, full Crowd, expert researchers from the Crowd
  • Duration: Four weeks
  • Results: Highlighted references mapping product literature to product claims
  • Platform: AOP Connect
  • Other Deliverables: N/A

 

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