Posts Tagged: aop


Is Invention on Demand the Next Big Thing?

It will be interesting to see how ipCreate and AOP combine forces and even more interesting to see the technologies that come from ipCreate’s collaboration with …
By Gene Quinn
5 years ago 2

A Conversation with Article One Partners CEO Cheryl Milone

In December of 2012 Article one Partners (AOP) announced that they would be launching a new program geared towards military veterans. As someone from a family of many …
By Renee C. Quinn
7 years ago 1

Article One Partners Announces New Veterans Program

In December of 2012 Article One Partners announced that they would be launching an educational contest series geared towards military veterans with an interest in research, science and …
By Renee C. Quinn
7 years ago 1

The Enforcement of Bad Patents is the Problem

Right now the best business to be in at the moment is the patent enforcement business, at least if you are concerning yourself with low-risk monetization with …
By Gene Quinn
8 years ago 18

Calling All Farmers! Seed Sampling Prior Art for $5,000 Reward

In this agriculture search Article One Partners is not only looking for those with superior scientific training or advanced degrees. They are also hoping to expand the …
By Gene Quinn
8 years ago 0

Does Crowdsourcing Produce Better Patent Search Results?

Today there is a different solution for those who need to find that particularly illusive non-patent literature that typically makes up the best, most damaging prior art.  …
By Gene Quinn
8 years ago 7

Article One Partners Reaches $3 Million Paid to Patent Research Community

AOP, the world’s largest patent research community, has passed another significant milestone. This time the company has passed the $3 million threshold in financial rewards paid to …
By Gene Quinn
8 years ago 0

Article One Targets Patent Owned by Acacia Research

One of the newer prior art research studies currently underway at Article One Partners is one that relates to U.S. Patent No. 6,332,158, which relates to a …
By Gene Quinn
8 years ago 2

The Impact of the America Invents Act on the Definition of Prior Art

While the search for prior art won't likely be impacted, the value of the prior art located will be dramatically impacted according to Ken Hattori, partner in …
By Gene Quinn
8 years ago 8

In Search of Cloud Computing Patents

So what is going on with these research Studies that seek only U.S. patents? It would seem that based on the specific details of some of …
By Gene Quinn
8 years ago 0

Disjointed Patent Claims and the Search for Prior Art

U.S. Patent No. 6,757,068, which relates to what is described as a sourceless tracking system. See AOP Patent Study DEV-1754. The claims of this patent are extremely …
By Gene Quinn
8 years ago 10

Apple v. Motorola: Analyzing Judge Posner’s Decision

J. Posner also brought the value of the patents declared to be essential under standards bodies to bear on the damages question.  Essential patents must be evaluated …
By Cheryl Milone
8 years ago 1

Sony Announces Partnership with Article One to Fight NPEs

Article One Partners, or AOP for short, is the world’s largest patent research community. Yesterday the company announced a partnership with Sony Corporation. AOP is supporting …
By Gene Quinn
8 years ago 1

Patent Study Seeks Prior Art for Waterslide Patents

If you mix water fun with amusement park your mind wanders towards a water park no doubt. But did you know that there is patented technology in …
By Gene Quinn
8 years ago 0

Article One Partners Looking for Prior Art

Article One Partners, the world’s largest patent research community, has several interesting patent search projects ongoing at the moment. But there is no doubt that looking …
By Gene Quinn
8 years ago 0