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IP Law | PatentOptimizer™

Benefits

  • Analyse patents at issue in litigation to assess potential areas of weakness and form higher-value litigation strategies.

  • Create comprehensive reports that identify claim issues, drawing reference anomalies, improper term and phrase usage, etc. Generate pre-populated IDS forms and more.

  • Check, compare and match claims

    • Check claim language for prior adjudications and prior art references and link to related cases and patents.

    • Spot ambiguous or missing antecedents and lack of support in drawings or descriptions.

    • Generate a navigable claim hierarchy ad hoc.

    • Quickly research specific claim elements in the prior art leveraging advanced features such as semantic search, and capture/associate prior art reference data into an auto-generated claim hierarchy.

    • Detect term and phrase differentials in your claims and descriptions.

    • Automatically research specific claim elements in prior art and assimilate prior art reference data into an auto-generated claim hierarchy.

    • Quickly compare claim elements, terms, and phrases across multiple documents to detect new and deleted matter.

    • Match claim sets of multiple documents and easily identify claims that have been removed, modified or added.

  • Check references

    • Instantly retrieve patent citation references in your grant or application and review related bibliographic information.

    • View a comprehensive post-issuance activity report for cited patents.

    • Investigate, verify, and export information related to the citations appearing in your patent document.

    • Patent information retrieved by the check references tool can automatically pre-populate an Information Disclosure Statement. This can be done using the USPTO’s EFS-Web PDF form.

  • Check parts

    • Check the accuracy and consistency of your reference figures and related part numbers and labels.

    • Auto-insert part numbers into the abstract or claims for foreign filing or analysis .

    • Use shorthand notations for reciting parts while drafting.

    • Identify repeated parts for correction as necessary

  • Check terms

    • Generate a list of cases referencing and interpreting key terms and phrases from your patent document.

    • Detect and report terms from user-created dictionaries.

    • Export complete custom term glossaries for insertion into applications.

  • Check measurements

    • Detect and instantly convert common English measurements into metric.

    • Identify inaccurate user-entered conversions.

  • And more…

    • Insert fully formatted patent citations with a click of the button.

    • Automatically update amended claim numbering and dependencies.

    • Research terminology and locate viable synonyms and term definitions.