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AIA Best Practices: A Holistic Approach to Patent Prosecution

AIA Best Practices: A Holistic Approach to Patent Prosecution

A lot has changed since the America Invents Act (the “AIA”) switched up the United States patent system from a “first-to-invent” to a “first-to-file” system back in 2013, and that includes some of the most basic advice patent practitioners provide to their clients....

Patent Litigation and “The Ice Cream of the Future”

Patent Litigation and “The Ice Cream of the Future”

Dippin’ Dots are enjoyed around the world. The delicious ice cream pellets can be found most commonly at amusement parks and have been known to hit the spot on a hot day. Despite being recognized and enjoyed globally, the innovative take on a ubiquitous dessert has...

A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Patent Documents

A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Patent Documents

Patent searches are intrinsically challenging because they require combing through a seemingly infinite amount of prior art in a finite amount of time to determine which patent references are relevant. There are hundreds of patent authorities around the world with...

Over, Under, or Through: Overcoming Obstacles in Patent Searches

Over, Under, or Through: Overcoming Obstacles in Patent Searches

Anyone who deals with patent prosecution knows that difficulties constantly arise throughout the patent process. For example, in the patent search phase, where the goal may be to gather as much pertinent information from around the world as possible, figuring out how...

Solving the World’s Biggest Problems with Patents

Solving the World’s Biggest Problems with Patents

Applicants address areas of global need with solutions that will help preserve the earth for future generations. Patent applicants often propose solutions to needs, from simple to complex. The patent workflow solutions that are offered by LexisNexis® IP are designed...

Who Has The Best Patents For Machine Learning?

Who Has The Best Patents For Machine Learning?

The landscape of machine learning from a patent perspective A look at the machine learning patent landscape shows that Microsoft and Alphabet currently hold the most - and highest quality - patents. However, the data also shows that leadership positions can change...

USPTO Profiles Women Inventors

USPTO Profiles Women Inventors

In early 二月 2019, the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) released a document titled “Progress and Potential: A profile of women inventors on U.S. Patents.” Packed with interesting information about how and where women inventors have contributed to...

Top 5 Patent Search Questions

Top 5 Patent Search Questions

Common Client Questions and How Patent Searches Can Help Find Answers #1. "Can I make, use, and/or sell my product?" In all reality, your client may not have the foresight to ask, but a patent professional knows that launching a product without conducting a patent...

Patenting a Championship

Patenting a Championship

Innovations that Made the Super Bowl Safer and Cooler Super Bowl LIII is in the books with a record-breaking win. Like every Super Bowl before it, this year’s NFL championship was a spectacle not only of talent, but also technology. Unlike past championships, this...

Seasons Greetings and Holiday Patents Worldwide

Seasons Greetings and Holiday Patents Worldwide

The most wonderful time of the year has arrived again. This week we dive into a breakdown of holiday patent applications filed around the globe and a few of the holiday patent applications published in recent years. Holiday Patent Breakdown Curious to know what types...

Six Thanksgiving Inventions That Can Enrich Your Meal-Time Experience

Six Thanksgiving Inventions That Can Enrich Your Meal-Time Experience

1) “Rotisserie Turkey Deep Fryer” - (US Application No. 15/923,578) Filing Date:               三月 16, 2018Published:                九月 20, 2018 This patent pending invention may look similar to other home fryers, but this patent application’s...

Five Election Patents that Shaped the Democratic Process

Five Election Patents that Shaped the Democratic Process

Midterm elections are now behind us and the nation has a restored our memory of the beauty and challenges that accompany our democratic processes. As great as our election processes are compared to those of many other nations, voting in the United States has always...

追憶過往時光

追憶過往時光

LexisNexis TotalPatent One® 專利搜尋平台讓投資者和專利從業者更加容易地反思世界的專利歷史。夏天已經過去,秋天再次回來了。是時候欣賞落葉、享用溫潤的季節性飲品了,還可以燃起篝火……

Inspecting the Hotel Room of the Future

Inspecting the Hotel Room of the Future

Patent analytics tools give a clue to what we might expect in the coming years Ever wonder how future hotels will differ from those today? The “Business Productivity Room” patented on 六月 19, 2018 offers a glimpse into how major hotel players envision providing...

提高設計專利搜尋的三種方式

提高設計專利搜尋的三種方式

LexisNexis TotalPatent One® 是適用於設計專利搜尋的一站式商店,可以令工作更加快捷簡便。設計師、藝術家、公司以及生產美觀產品的任何人士都應該考慮申請設計專利。雖然公共設施專利可以保護……

發現全球的專利

發現全球的專利

世界不再像以前那樣的小科技新聞及專利文檔可以在不足一秒鐘內傳到我們的世界各地。然而,儘管資訊可能不受地理邊界的限制,但專利保護仍然受到諸多的地域限制。授予的專利……

「啤酒釀造」專利組別

「啤酒釀造」專利組別

在公元前至少 5,000 年的伊朗,啤酒是人類生產的最古老的飲料之一。在埃及及美索不達米亞的古代著作中就已經有啤酒的描述。今天,僅在美國就有超過 6,200 家手工啤酒廠在運營。啤酒是如此的……

Three Ways Chinese Patents Can Impact Your Business

Three Ways Chinese Patents Can Impact Your Business

The relationship between the United States and China is complicated. Over time, relations have remained generally stable despite a few periods of conflict, and the U.S. and China have maintained the roles of both rivals and economic partners. With the United States...

最好的世界盃:來自世界頂級足球品牌的專利資料

最好的世界盃:來自世界頂級足球品牌的專利資料

English soccer icon Michael Owen once accurately stated that "there's noting quite like a World Cup." After all, the World Cup is the most viewed sporting event in the world. In 2014, the World Cup drew a cumulative television audience of 3.5 billion viewers, which,...

Patriotic Patents: Five Patented Inventions for 七月 4 Festivities

Patriotic Patents: Five Patented Inventions for 七月 4 Festivities

The United States has a fantastic history of dreaming big, accomplishing the impossible, and innovating constantly. We have countless reasons to take a day to appreciate the progress our great nation has made. With our great country turning another year older, it only...

如何應對專利審查的三重威脅

如何應對專利審查的三重威脅

The best patent professionals are diligent at all stages of patent prosecution. Patent practitioners must be able to find as much pertinent patent information as possible, know how to interpret the information they uncover and know how to use that information to...

4×4 Patent Searches to Make Your Life Easier

4×4 Patent Searches to Make Your Life Easier

Patent searches are useful in many situations, and a thorough patent search could make or break a patent at any time. Whether you are exploring the patentability of an invention or if you are dealing with patent infringement, the LexisNexis TotalPatent One® patent...

Exploring the “Vaping” Trend with LexisNexis TotalPatent One®

Exploring the “Vaping” Trend with LexisNexis TotalPatent One®

You have probably noticed that “vaping” has become extremely trendy and quite controversial due to its appeal to teenagers and the potential harm it causes to users. Yes, the puffs of white vapor that fill the air on sidewalks and other busy areas might be...

The Pinnacle of Patent Search Evolution

The Pinnacle of Patent Search Evolution

Believe it or not, patent rights actually date back thousands of years to Ancient Greece. Not surprisingly, the patent system as it exists in the United States today is a much more recent development. When America was nothing more than a collection of colonies, there...

Challenging (In)Validity

Challenging (In)Validity

Patent searches come in all shapes and sizes, and each search is designed with a particular goal in mind. Generally speaking, your patent searches can be categorized as either patentability searches, freedom-to-operate searches, or invalidity searches. Timing and...