Why Choose RWS?

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Why Choose RWS?

Our Experience

We have 60 years of proven experience covering North America, Europe and Asia.

Our Team

Our qualified subject-specialist searchers and local RWS representatives are on-hand throughout the process. Our entire team is technically qualified with science and engineering degrees and/or PhDs.

Our Flexibility

Expert search strategies are formulated to fit any budget or deadline and we have flat rate searches or custom search packages available. Detailed estimates are usually provided within 24 hours.

Our Transparency

We are happy to work with you to develop the best possible search strategy before receiving your final instructions.

Patent Information Resources

Our extensive resources include PatBase, our own search database and access to 100+ commercial and patent office databases, the British Library and other leading technical and scientific holdings, as well as top-ranking associate firms worldwide.

Search Strategies

We balance classification, keywords, applicant/inventor names and citations in our strategies to ensure the highest quality. Our searches are designed to best fit your objectives and budget while offering the most comprehensive coverage.

Our Quality

We were the first search company to achieve ISO 9001 quality certification in 1992. Our rigorous quality protocols ensure that daily progress reviews are conducted, and monitoring systems are in place so that the appropriate searchers work and check the strategies of your projects. Independent technical checks of all searches by an experienced searcher form a major part of our quality protocols.

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