In an industry that is undergoing a rapid digital transformation, so is the relationship between in-house IP departments and law firms. Our latest research report uncovers the key challenges facing IP law firms and corporates and what their clients expect from them now and in the future.

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CPA Global has produced a report about the relationship between corporates and IP law firms and how they can work together more effectively. The report also covers law firms’ requirements when working with external IP firms. The findings are based on responses from more than 1,000 patent and trademark professionals, 603 of whom are in-house counsel and 434 of whom are based in law firms. The respondents span 80 countries.

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Not all patent analysis software products are created equal, so finding the right one deserves careful consideration. Discover the key factors to consider when searching for new IP search and analysis software.

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Patent valuation is a complex, long and involved process. Thom Kobayashi shares his final thoughts in the topic in he third installment of the blog series on 'How do value a patent?'

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Why is it so hard to get a concrete estimate on a patent’s worth? Determining the Value of a Patent (Part 1) talked about seven criteria for valuating a patent. Here are seven more important things to consider.

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One of the most frequently asked questions is, “What’s the value of this patent?” This is a very hard question to answer on a number of levels, we explain why.

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