Posts Tagged: "Anaqua"

Anaqua’s 2021 U.S. Patent Statistics Report Indicates Low Impacts of COVID-19 on Innovation, Rise of China as Major U.S. Patent System Player

Earlier this month, IP management and analytics firm Anaqua issued statistics on patents granted by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) during 2021, providing a snapshot of the companies and countries earning the greatest number of U.S. patents, as well as the technological areas where most innovations are being protected. Among the report’s greatest takeaways include the relatively strong state of innovation through the COVID-19 pandemic. Anaqua’s report also reinforces the notion that China is slowly but surely becoming a major player in the U.S. patent system.

IPW Webinar: Re-engineering IP Law Firms to Adopt a Growth Mindset

Much of what IP lawyers do can be facilitated and streamlined with technology, but most law firms are not well prepared for widespread digital transformation. To address this problem, forward-thinking firms are placing their growth in the hands of Chief Executives who know the legal business but are adept at running and growing an increasingly agile enterprise that is required…

IPW Webinar: The Global Fight Against Counterfeits: Business Reality & Enforcement Strategies

Counterfeit products are an enormous problem for businesses all over the world, from consumer goods, to software, to pharmaceuticals, counterfeits have become nearly ubiquitous. Counterfeiters easily (and conservatively) cost brand owners many hundreds of billions of dollars each year. Given the low risk of getting caught, high-profit margins, and often lackluster and uncoordinated enforcement regimes, fighting counterfeits is an ever-growing…

IPW Webinar: Saving Money on Patent Prosecution: How Data-driven Modeling Lets You Cut With a Scalpel

Securing a patent in 2021 is a tough job. Courts continue to ask for more disclosure and better claims, and that’s when they aren’t moving the goal posts on patent practitioners. Meanwhile, clients demand flat fee billing and want to pay less every year. But what if there were a way for you to work with clients to show them…

IPW Webinar: Budgeting for IP Costs: Transparency, Accuracy, and Modeling the Future

Costs are an omnipresent concern for those in the intellectual property arena, making IP budgeting is a critical necessity for both IP law firms and in-house IP counsels. Whether for purposes of strategic portfolio decision making, or to address requirements to cut spending, accurate budgeting is essential. Unfortunately, creating IP budgets can be time consuming, and it can be extremely…

IPW Webinar: Bringing Clarity to IP Data: Find Priority Information & Use it Precisely

The more data and information we have access to, the harder it is to sort through it all and clearly see what is important. Create a window into your world by viewing prioritized information and then decide how to best use it. Learn from industry experts on the ways they manage their data and what they recommend as the most…

IPW Webinar: Finding, Winning and Retaining the Right Clients

Business Development and Strategic Relationship Creation for Law Firms As the legal market becomes more competitive, law firms are increasingly fighting to win and retain clients. This competitive marketplace causes some to compete on price, which creates vicious downward pressure that is often irresistible to budget-conscious clients. If you want to charge higher rates, there must be a reason for…

IPW Webinar – Pragmatic Annuity Decisions: Tips for Making Responsible Pruning Decisions

  IP Professionals make hundreds of decisions per month and too often feel like they’re flying blind, without enough decision support on the value of patents. Budgets are tight, there is more scrutiny on the business impact of portfolio management decisions such as pruning, and less tolerance for unnecessary payments on dead weight patents. Just like portfolio managers and the…

IPW Webinar: Building an Innovation Culture

Much has changed over the last year, and while vaccines and hope are on the way, a new normal still seems far off. In the meantime, science, research and development goes on, and innovation is taking place. How has that innovation occurred with so many working remotely, and laboratories shuttered? Creative clients have found a way to keep innovating, what…

IPW Webinar – Elevate Your Legal Practice

Webinar Sponsored By: Elevating your legal practice is an art form. Join this panel discussion to learn how different firms collaborate internally and externally to create more recognition and value of their work with clients.  Panelists will share how they have helped raise the profile of their legal practice and discuss: How can your firm create and demonstrate more value…

IPW Webinar – The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Trademark Practice

Webinar Sponsored By: Big data, artificial intelligence (AI), and machine learning are becoming an increasingly important part of the legal world. These tools offer streamlining and insights never before possible, and while some attorneys resist, those that utilize the power of these new tools are reaping the rewards by being able to provide higher quality legal services, on time, and…

IPW Webinar – Benchmarking IP Operations and Managing Data

For an intellectual property law firm failure is not an option. A single mistake can bankrupt a firm and lead to hundreds of millions, or billions of dollars, lost. The magnitude of what is at stake often leads IP firms to be conservative with respect to management and adoption of new technologies and procedures. Nevertheless, in 2020 the big data…

IPW Webinar – International Trademarks: When is the Madrid Protocol the Right Strategy?

The Madrid Protocol is a treaty that provides a streamlined process for protecting trademarks internationally. The Madrid System allowing for the application and maintenance of a trademark in over one hundred countries, allows for a single application to be filed with a single office, using one currency, and in a single language. But the Madrid Protocol is not without pitfalls and shortcomings,…

IPW Webinar – International Trademark Rights: Best Practices for a Trademark Global Presence – Sponsored By Anaqua

Join Gene Quinn, President & CEO of IPWatchdog, Inc., and twice named one of the 50 most influential people in the world of Intellectual Property, along with Sylvie Martin, Head of IP for IBM in Europe, the Middle-East and Africa (EMEA), on THURSDAY, July 23, 2020, at 12 pm (noon) ET, for a wide-ranging discussion of the best practices for protecting, managing and exploiting international trademark rights in an increasingly complex and evolving global marketplace.

IPW Webinar – International Trademark Rights: Best Practices for a Trademark Global Presence – Sponsored By Anaqua

  We are living at a time in which wealth is driven by IP rights rather than tangible goods. In a recent study, titled Intangible capital in global value chains, the World Intellectual Property Organization estimates that more than a third of the value of manufactured products sold around the world comes from “intangible capital”, such as branding, design and technology.…