State of the art search is performed to foresight a comprehensive picture of a particular technology area. Such searches help you to map latest development in the specific technology, and make strategic business decisions.
We provide an exhaustive prior art search report in the respective fields including applicants and inventors, filing date, publication date, assignee, date of grant etc. Our search strategy is comprehensive and includes a variety of strategies including keywords-based searching, patent classification based searching for example, CPC, IPC, USC, FI, F-Term based searching, assignee and inventors based searching, citation search/spider searching. The search report helps you to identify new avenues for research and development, merger and acquisitions, and potential competitors.
We perform searches in patent databases such as:
- Patent databases like Thomson Innovations, Orbit (from QuestelTM) and Total Patents (from LexisNexisTM), Google Patents, Espacenet, USPTO and other national patent databases.
- Non-patent databases such as IP.com, Google Scholar, IEEE Xplore, CiteSeer, ACM Library, Wiley’s Library, etc.